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PreK Registration

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First Class Pre-K Programs Online Registration is now open for 2020/2021 School Year! Application and documents are due by February 28, 2020.

Hour of Code

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Students are participating in the Hour of Code. The Hour of Code is a global movement by Computer Science Education Week and reaching tens of millions of students in 180 plus countries through one-hour introduction to computer science and computer programming.

Power to the Schools

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Power to the Schools For just a dollar or more a month, you can make a powerful difference! Make a donation each month on your utility bill to provide funding for ongoing technology needs such as equipment and teacher training. Funds go directly to Decatur City Schools Foundation which gives 100% of Power to the Schools funding to public education in Decatur. To support technology needs of Decatur City Schools, simply fill out and submit the form below and select "Power to the Schools". Your donation will begin with the next billing cycle and you may opt out at any time.

Thank You Flour-Hexcel

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Thank you for donating backpacks to our students. The students love them and we love you!

Decatur Reads Night

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Please join us at the Decatur Mall for Decatur Reads Night. Students will participate in fun reading games. Hope to see you there. 4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Shine Bright Like a Diamond

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West Decatur Elementary School is the Decatur Diamond this week. We are so proud of our students. Help WDES celebrate this great accomplishment!

Thank you

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Thank you North Alabama York Rite PHAmily of Huntsville, AL for the donation of books to our library. You ladies ROCK!

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In The Spotlight

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Please continue to read at least 15 to 20 minutes at home each night and complete your AR reading quiz when you return to school the next day. We need to reach our goal of reading a Million Words! We can do it!  Keep reading!
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Congratulations to Mrs. Beth Lacy and Ms. Latoya Patton on being the TVA Grant Recipients!
Decatur City Schools Foundation
Decatur Youth Symphony
UA Early College A
Decatur Utilities