Press & Awards
We recently received the distinctive recognition as a STEM School by AdvancED.
We are also accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and the Georgia Accrediting Commission (GAC).
Places & Faces
Find us featured in the book: The Places and Faces of Dekalb County Georgia, highlighting our academic success, environmental and technology focus, and parental participation.
D.A.T.E. Receives $7.2 Million in Bonds
We were the first rated and bonded charter school in Georgia, receiving $7.2 million in bonds on our own credit.
D.A.T.E. was named by the Know Magazine Education Guide as being Metro Atlanta’s Best Public School for 8th Grade in Dekalb County.
D.A.T.E. students place in Top 3 in multiple categories in the DCSD Technology Fair year after year.
Certificate of Excellence for Outstanding Media Production in the 2017 Georgia Student Media Festival.
Girls and Boys Basketball Champions and MVPs for 2017 LukeSports!!
D.A.T.E. Cheer Divas received 1st place Champion Chant, 1st place Game Day performance, Best Cheer Team Megaphone and voted by all teams, the Best Team Award!!
State Champions in High Jump and Standing Long Jump. Runner-Ups in High Jump, Standing Long Jump, Shotput and 4×4 Relay. <a href=”https://app.box.com/s/zsi6tcn88niosnym3801s45csxtf73eo”>Full Results</a>
Congratulations to the D.A.T.E. Honor Band for receiving straight superior ratings from Georgia Music Educator’s Association.