Wednesday, March 6, 2013
The meeting is set for Kittredge Magnet School at 9:15 am.
The next Dunwoody Chamblee Parent Council meeting is set for Wednesday morning at 9:15 am at Kittredge Magnet School for High Achievers at Nancy Creek. The morning topic is “Managing Stress and Anxiety Without Medication." The event ends at 10:15 am. The council serves these Dunwoody/Chamblee area clusters:
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Laura Neely is moving to Kittredge after serving as Oak Grove Elementary's principal.
Kittredge Magnet School for High Achievers has a new principal. As reported on Dunwoody School Daze, Laura Neely is moving to Kittredge after serving as principal at Oak Grove Elementary. Prior to that, she was Kittredge's assistant principal at Kittredge from 2007-2010 and a teacher there since 2001.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Kittredge is the only DeKalb County school, and one of eight in Georgia, to be recognized.
The U.S. Department of Education has announced the 2012 list of National Blue Ribbon Schools and Kittredge Magnet School is on the list. Kittredge was named an Exemplary High Performing school. “This is an outstanding honor for this school,” said Superintendent Dr. Cheryl Atkinson in a press release. “The Kittredge staff weaves high levels of academic rigor throughout every course from core subjects to extracurriculars, and as a result, the school helps children become high-level thinkers at an early age.” To get into Kittredge, students must be in the 75th percentile or above for reading and math as well as in the 85th percentile or above on the complete composite. They must also have a 3.0 grade point average in the fall semester of the …
Friday, January 6, 2012
Brookhaven schools rank in the 90s; Chambee-based schools have scores in the 80s.
The DeKalb County Board of Health not only conducts health inspections on restaurants, bars, hotels and apartments, but also local schools. So, with Brookhaven and Chamblee students heading back to school this week, here are some recent health inspection scores for our local educational institutions: Ashford Park School 2968 Cravenridge Drive Date: 12/14/2011 Score: 100 Chamblee High School 3688 Chamblee-Dunwoody Road Date: 11/15/2011 Score: 87 Chamblee Middle School 3601 Sexton Woods Drive Date: 12/14/2011 Score: 88 Cross Keys High School 1626 North Druid Hills Road Date: 12/16/2011 Score: 91 DeKalb Path Academy 3007 Hermance Drive Date: 12/01/2011 Score: 98 Kittredge Magnet School 1663 E. Nancy Creek Drive Date: 11/17/2011 Score: 100