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Superintendent's Newsletter

Please click here to access Superintendent, 
Mrs. Cheryl Watson-Harris' Weekly Newsletter.

Welcome to DHMS
Home of the Dragons!

We celebrate our diversity, embrace our differences, 
and treat everyone with respect and kindness. 

Students and parents, use the Dragon Tech Toolkit to learn how to use learning tools such as VERGE, Clever, Google Classroom, Microsoft Teams, Flipgrid, and more. This resource was made by DHMS teachers for DHMS students and parents.
DHMS Learning Management System: VERGEUse the Clever Launchpad to get to DCSD online resources
Your school email is called Outlook. It's part of Office365. 

Use Infinite Campus to view Student Progress Online. Check grades, assignment details, schedules and attendance.

Virtual Walk Through


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Dragon Quill Literary Magazine
DHMS proudly presents the 2021-2022 Dragon Quill Literary Magazine. Congratulations to all of our writers and artists!
Summer Reading


Dragons who will attend DHMS in the 2022-2023 school year will receive a bag of summer reading books to keep! All rising 6th, 7th and 8th graders should read at least 2 books this summer. All the details can be found on our Summer Reading website
Summer Book Checkout
The DHMS Library is offering summer book checkout for students returning to DHMS next fall. Be sure to turn in a permission form. In addition, rising 6th and 7th graders will receive a bag of free summer reading books and a summer reading assignment. All library books and book club books are due Friday, May 6. Please contact Ms. Kochel ([email protected]) if you have any questions. 
Contacting Your School Counselors

Do you need to talk to a school counselor? Use these links to get in contact. Counselors will reply to you using school email at
R. Henning - 6th Grade Counselor
K. Johnson - 7th Grade Counselor
Paul Bowie - 8th Grade Counselor
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Sora Audiobooks and eBooks

DCSD students can read ebooks and listen to audiobooks with the Sora by Overdrive app! Download the free app for iPhone or android, or go to Clever and click on the Sora icon. Choose Dekalb County Schools and log on with your s number and password. The setup code is "dekalbga". You can also add Dekalb County Public Library to Sora using your school student number (no public library card number required!) and read thousands more free ebooks and audiobooks.

DHMS Parent Community Page

Learn all about how to get involved with DHMS at our PTSA Parent Community Page
The mission of Druid Hills Middle School is to develop engaged critical thinkers, with an intercultural view of the world, who are responsible, understanding, compassionate and free of stereotypes. By strengthening their foundation of reading, writing and problem solving, students will become self-motivated lifelong learners.

Druid Hills Middle School
3100 Mt. Olive Dr.
Decatur, GA  30033
Mrs. Jacqueline Taylor, Principal  


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