Category Archives: DeKalb County Schools

Ready to Sell–Start Preparing Now

After a lackluster four years, home values in the Emory University area are finally going back up.  While home prices in the Druid Hills and Fernbank School District are not yet in the pre-2008 selling range, they are getting better! … Continue reading

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Choosing the Right School for Your Child

Our Children deserve the best education we can afford to give them.  Parents often make huge sacrifices to provide the best option for their children.  What is the best option? Knowing your child and their needs will help determine what … Continue reading

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Laurel Ridge Homes–Decatur Real Estate

  Brief History of the Development of Decatur real estate in the Laurel Ridge  Community Laurel Ridge is located 4 miles from Emory University  and is  Northwest of the intersection of North Druid Hills Road and Lawrenceville Highway, roughly across … Continue reading

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Atlanta School Closings–Medlock Elementary Near Emory to Close

After months of debate and public meetings, the DeKalb County Board of Education made a  decision this week to close 8 schools in the County, moving 6,000 – 7,000 students.  Disgruntled and frustrated parents fought hard to preserve their neighborhood … Continue reading

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Atlanta Elementary Schools – In Crisis Mode

Many DeKalb County School are currently being evaluated for closure.  The DeKalb County School Board is considering a Re-districting Proposal which could close 12 elementary schools in DeKalb County.  Public input workshops are ongoing and approval of the re-districting and … Continue reading

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