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Click on the Accreditation Stakeholder Feedback Survey Image to complete the survey.

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is currently undergoing an accreditation renewal process. Part of this process is the collection of feedback from stakeholders. We invite you to participate in the Family and Community Stakeholder Survey. The results of this survey, along with other stakeholder artifacts, will be used in the district’s accreditation renewal process.

The Family and Community Stakeholder Survey is available in the following languages: Amharic, Arabic, Bengali, Burmese, Chinese, English, French, Hindi, Napali, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Telugu, Tigrinya, and Vietnamese. The survey is confidential and will take approximately ten minutes to complete. 

The survey will open Tuesday, September 7, 2021 and close Thursday, September 30, 2021 at 5:00 pm.



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Family STEM Challenge Family STEM Challenge

September

As part of our STEM Program and family engagement at Austin Elementary School, we would like to invite families to participate in a fun, engaging, and non-mandatory STEM activity to complete once a month. The activity would aim to involve members of your family and would use simple and common materials found around your house. You will not need to purchase any additional materials.  


September challenge: Pigeon needs to get to school. Create a mode of transportation that will travel 5 feet to get him to school.  For inspiration, read the book, The Pigeon Has To Go To School written and illustrated by Mo Willems. You may use only recycled materials or items already in your house. Examples of items are cardboard, construction paper, cardstock, glue, Duct tape, masking tape, straws, bottle caps, etc. For more information click on September Family STEM Challenge 2021.

When you complete your STEM Challenge, submit your photos/videos to this Google Form.
 
Welcome New Family Information
Welcome to Austin Elementary!  Please visit the New Family Information page of the Austin PTO & Foundation website.
 
P.E./Health

Please visit the Austin Health and Physical Education website for additional resources and information on how to sign up for Google Classroom (Virtual Students).

 

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How-To Videos How-To Videos
Our teacher leaders have created tutorial videos on how to access many of the platforms that you and/or your child will be utilizing this school year.  Please reference the videos and reach out to your child's teacher with any questions. Click the link below to access these videos.
 
Infinite Campus How to View Student Grades in Infinite Campus
Please follow the links below to...
 
1. Create a parent account to Infinite Campus (or use student's account) 
 
 
For more information on Infinite Campus, please visit  https://www.dekalbschoolsga.org/infinite-campus/
 
 
VERGE How to Log On to VERGE for Online Learning
 
If inclement weather/school closings require that students complete lessons online, students will log in to VERGE, DeKalb County's brand name for the itslearning platform:
 
 
Students will login with their Student ID# (S+7 digits) and  password.
Please see teacher webpages for additional information. 
 
 
If a student needs a password reset, please submit a request using this link:  https://www.dekalbschoolsga.org/virtual-learning-support-ticket
 
 
 
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Virtual Learning Support for Students https://www.dekalbschoolsga.org/virtual-learning-support/ 
 
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For more information, please contact our social worker Cary_Garner@dekalbschoolsga.org  (Cary_Garner@dekalbschoolsga.org).
 
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