Week at a Glance

May 2, 2016

Testing Information


Lunch Schedule

A: 11:29-11:54

B: 12:01-12:26

C: 12:33-12:58

D: 1:05-1:30

May Calendar

Here is the May Calendar. Please keep in mind the following important dates:
  • Senior Finals: May 11-12
  • Senior Breakfast/Practice: May 13 (Gym)
  • Pre-Commencement: May 14 3pm Glenn Memorial
  • Graduation: May 21 10am Georgia Dome
  • Underclassmen Finals: May 25-26
  • Last day of School: May 26

PTSA Teacher Appreciation Party - Assistance Requested

The PTSA is throwing their annual party Thursday, May 5 at 3:45pm at the Durand Mill Clubhouse. They are looking for event volunteers and desserts. Please contact Deanna McArthur if you can assist.

DHHS Valedictorian & Salutatorian

Congratulations to 2016 Valedictorian, Sarajane Crawford, and Salutatorian, Zoe Beato. Sarajane will be attending Georgia Tech, and Zoe will be traveling to Ireland to attend University College Dublin.

My Brother's Keeper Summit - May 6 9am-3pm @ Miller Grove HS

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) accepted the MBK Community Challenge and is hosting the 2nd Annual MBK DeKalb. Partners include DeKalb County Government, 100 Black Men of DeKalb County, media partner V103/WAOK CBS Broadcasting, and other collaborative partners.


Breakfast, lunch, and free childcare will be provided as well as special invited guests, workshops and more! Transportation will be available by contacting our Main Office.


Workshops for students include: ● Dress for Success ● Healthy Teen Relationships ●Violence Prevention ● Goal Setting


Workshops for parents include: ● Supporting Your Children’s Education ● Raising Males of Color ● Family Dynamics ● Positive Behavior Intervention ● Bullying Prevention


Please feel free to share this with family, friends, students, and parents.


For more information and to register, click here: MBKDEKALB or text @mbkdekalb to 81010.

Sports Updates

Congratulations to the following teams on the culmination of a great season
  • Lacrosse (Boys and Girls)
  • Soccer (Boys and Girls)
  • Baseball


Congratulations to the Track team for a great Sectionals showing. The following students advanced to the State Track Championships:

  • ​Javier Lee (shot put*, discus)
  • Deishawn Worrell (200m*)
  • Ermias Tewolde (2mile)
  • Airian Riddick (discus)
  • Keaghan Peppers (100m)

* broke DHHS record


Congratulations to Coach George for being named a Positive Athlete Georgia Regional Winner!


Congratulations to Keaghan Peppers for signing with Kennesaw State University. Keaghan received a full athletic/academic scholarship!

This Week

This Week

Assessment Schedules:

  • EOC Administration thru 5/9
  • Universal Screener Window thru 5/24,
  • IB Exams thru 5/24
  • AP Exams thru 5/20


Monday, May 2

V/JV Volleyball Tryouts Gym 4:30pm

Cheerleading Meeting Uhry Theater 5:30pm


Tuesday, May 3

V/JV Volleyball Tryouts Gym 4:30pm

Boys Volleyball Team Fundraiser Gym 3:30pm


Wednesday, May 4

Leadership Team Meeting

V/JV Volleyball Tryouts Gym 4:30pm


Thursday, May 5

End of Year Teacher Appreciation Party Durand Mill

Track Girls State Championship @ Albany Time TBD


Friday, May 6

Track Girls State Championship @ Albany Time TBD


Saturday, May 7

Track Girls State Championship @ Albany Time TBD

Coming Soon

5/11/16 - Dekalb County Parks/Rec Senior Olympics, Baseball Banquet

5/14/16 - Pre-Commencement Glenn Memorial 3pm