Druid Hills High

Community Week at a Glance 10/13

Welcome Dr. Book

Please give Dr. Gregory Book, our new science teacher, a huge Red Devil welcome! Dr. Book hails from the university world, with teaching/researching experiences at Georgia Tech and Unisinos (Brazil).

PTSA Counseling Meeting Rescheduled

The PTSA - Counseling Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, October 13 has been moved to November 10.

Congratulations Hakeem Enis

Congratulations to senior Hakeem Enis, selected as the Touchdown Club of Atlanta's Lineman of the Week. The Award will be presented at the Oct 15 Touchdown Club Meeting at the College Football Hall of Fame at 7pm. Fox 5 is scheduled to do their Sportscast at 6:50 from the Hall.

Red Devil Sports Updates

Congratulations to our Red Devil Teams:

  • Cross Country for placing 3rd (Boys) and 4th (Girls) at the DCSD Championships
  • Softball for placing 3rd in Region 6-5A and qualifying for State for the first time in school history
  • Volleyball for placing 4th in Region 6-5A and qualifying for State

Blue Jeans & Barbecue

Please join us for the 9th Annual Fall Fundraiser benefitting Druid Hills' athletic programs. DHHS staff and guests attend free of charge.

Georgia Youth Leadership Awards

During an evening of dinner and entertainment, 21st Century Leaders honors the significant and impactful contributions of 20 high school students across Georgia who have demonstrated outstanding leadership skills in areas of community service, entrepreneurship, environmental sustainability, and leadership. Each youth leader awarded exemplifies the five leadership qualities that truly embody a 21st Century Leader: passionate, forward-thinking, leverage diversity, resourceful and service oriented.

Please consider nominating a worthy student by December 4th.

Town Hall Meeting w/ Marshall Orson

Marshall Orson, the DeKalb Board of Education Member from District 2, will host a Town Hall meeting on October 22nd at 7pm at Druid Hills High School in the Uhry Theater. Supt. Steven Green will join him in a wide ranging discussion and question and answer period regarding issues facing the DeKalb County School District. With the new school year underway and new leadership in place for the District, this meeting will provide an opportunity to address concerns and opportunities for DeKalb and its students.

This Week

Tuesday, October 13

Applerouth ACT Class 3:30

Fifth Period & Study Hall 3:20

LAX Spirit Night @ Farm Burger

Wednesday, October 14


Emory Dream Program 3:30

Sball Playoffs @ Dalton (Doubleheader) 3:30 pm

Thursday, October 15

Progress Reports Distributed during 2nd period

Vball Playoffs @ Northgate TBD 5:30pm

Sball Playoffs @ Dalton (Game 3 - If necessary)

After-school programs: 5th Period, Study Hall, ESOL Tutorial, & Emory Dream

Band/Chorus Concert 7pm (Theatre)

Friday, October 16

Fball @ Stephenson 8pm (Hallford)

Saturday, October 17

Mock ACT 9am (203A)

XC Sharpton Invitational

DHAA Blue Jeans & Barbecue 6-10pm

Coming Soon

October 20: High School Nation 1-3pm (Arts Panel during 1st period - Theatre)

October 21: Leadership Team Meeting 3:30

October 22: Parent-Teacher Conferences 4-6, Literacy Night 6-7:30pm (Media Center), Marshall Orson Town Hall Meeting 7-9pm (Theatre)

October 23: Senior Class Mtg during 1st period, Junior Class Mtg during 2nd period

October 24: DCSD Parent Educational Awareness & Empowerment Conference 9am-1pm Columbia High School