DeKalb County School District is Georgia’s third largest school system. DeKalb Schools prepare students for college and careers through a laser focus on rigorous, relevant classroom instruction related to each child’s needs.
DeKalb County Schools is located to the northeast quadrant of downtown Atlanta, Georgia and has nearly 93,000 students in 140+ schools and centers. The student body is diverse with over 185+ languages and students from 155+ nations 170 nations.
DCSD is a leader in STEM curriculum with 10 certified schools and programs in more than 90 schools. School choice options are available in nearly 50 schools to include theme, magnet, IB, charter, and Montessori options.
Vision: to inspire our community of learners to achieve educational excellence. Mission: to ensure student success, leading to higher education, work, and lifelong learning. Motto: Inspire. Achieve. Excel
DCSD is fully accredited and was recognized as one of seven districts in Georgia by the College Board with placement on the 3rd Annual AP District Honor Roll for simultaneously increasing access to AP course work while increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or higher on the AP exams. DCSD was also awarded the Highest Progress School designation by the Georgia DOE for Title I schools with the highest performance on statewide tests over three years.
Salary and benefits are extremely competitive for the region.
Interested applicants should apply immediately at hyasearch.com, where a detailed job description can be found. Screening begins immediately. The position will remain open until filled.
Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates (HYA) is a network of independent education consultants across the nation. This independent network has made HYA the preeminent education consulting firm with over 30 years of executive search and education consulting experience. Since 1987, HYA has provided support for education leaders to employ school executives, address issues related to student performance, and support aspects of school district operations.
HYA serves school systems across the nation, large and small, urban and rural. HYA Associates are located all across the country to conveniently serve clients with a local focus, but with national reach.
With a proven track record, deep roots in executive search and leadership development, sector knowledge to drive strategic planning and a national lens, HYA partners with schools and their leaders to improve education.