Druid Hills High School

Community Week at a Glance - January 11

No School Monday, January 18

Curriculum Night Thursday, January 21 6-7:30pm

Cross Keys Redistricting Meeting - January 19 6pm (Theatre)

Druid Hills High will be hosting a community meeting to present redistricting options to address overcrowding in the Cross Keys Cluster. The community will have an opportunity to voice their comments on the proposed options at these meetings.

The affected schools include Briar Vista ES, Cary Reynolds ES, Chamblee HS, Cross Keys HS, Dresden ES, Fernbank ES, Montclair ES, Warren Tech, and Woodward ES. Final recommendations on redistricting will be presented for approval at the March 2016 Board Meeting.

Film Festival

The Druid Hills Film Festival will be held on Thursday, March 4 and Saturday, March 6. It’s open to all grades and a variety of different schools, including elementary (3-5) and middle. ​

We need to know who’s interested in submitting a film as soon as possible! Interest forms are in the Main Office. All submissions must be G or PG and no longer than 5 minutes.

The interest form submission deadline is January 29, with the film submission deadline on February 19.

MARTA Discounted Cards Available

Druid Hills High School now has a partnership with MARTA that allows us to sell discounted 10-trip cards for students to use in their travels to and from school. Please direct students in need to the Main Office - cards are $16.

Applerouth - Mock SAT & SAT Classes

The new semester brings a new SAT (debuting in March). There will be a MOCK SAT administration Saturday, January 16 at 9am in the Cafeteria. Interested students must register in advance. SAT classes begin Tuesday, January 19 at 3:30.

Nathan's Driving School

Nathan's Driving School will offer on-site driver's ed classes beginning March 7 (Mondays and Wednesdays through May 2). To celebrate our partnership, Nathan's is holding a contest. Interested students have until February 15 to submit a 500-word (maximum) essay on "Why Driver Education is important to teenagers" to the Main Office.

1st place: free course

2nd place: $100 discount

3rd place: $50 discount

This Week

Monday, January 11

ESOL Tutorial

Report Cards Distributed

Tuesday, January 12

5th Period and Study Hall

Wrestling v Glenn Hills/Maynard Jackson/New Manchester 5:00pm

Bball @ Carver 5:30/7:00pm

Boys' Lacrosse Meeting 6:30pm (Cafeteria)

Wednesday, January 13

GBI Cyberbullying Presentation (Theatre)

  • 8:20am - 11th Grade
  • 9:50am - 12th Grade

School Council Meeting 8:30am (Bouer's Office)

Title I Budget Amendment Meeting 9:30am (Conference Room) - Parents Welcome!

JV Bball @ Stephenson 5:00/6:00pm

Thursday, January 14

ESOL Tutorial

5th Period and Study Hall

GBI Cyberbullying Presentation (Theatre)

  • 8:20am - 9th Grade
  • 9:50am - 10th Grade

Swim Meet v Tucker/Decatur 7:30pm Lakeside

9th Grade Bball v Rockdale 6pm

Friday, January 15

Bball v Clarkston 5:30/7:00pm

Swim v Cross Keys/Miller Grove 5:30pm Lakeside Pool

Saturday, January 16

Mock SAT 9am (Cafeteria)

Wrestling v Tucker 10am (Gym Stage)

9th grade Basketball v Heritage 10am (Gym)

Coming Soon

Monday, January 18: No School

Tuesday, January 19: Start of ACCESS Testing window, Cross Keys Redistricting Meeting 6pm Theatre

Wednesday, January 20: Department Meetings

Thursday, January 21: Curriculum Night 6-7:30pm