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Superintendent's Message

As the days of summer draw to a close, the sounds of school buses and children returning to the classrooms is almost here. The start of school is a special time for students and each new chapter will be opened with both excitement and nervous anticipation. We look forward to another excellent year in Decatur County Schools. Our staff has been working ...

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Bearcats Have HEART Bearcats have HEART 2019

"Bearcats Have Heart" is a great way for individuals to request assistance in a process that is respectful of individual needs and circumstances. Thank you to so many who have provided needed donations and support! Once your submission is made, you will be contacted via email within 48 hours (not counting Saturdays and Sundays) with a response to your request. 

Please click here to submit a request for Bearcats Have Heart

 

"Build It" Grant Program - applications will be accepted until May 15th, 2019.
Please click here to submit an electronic application
Click here to download additional information about the "Build It" Grant.

 

Bearcats Have Heart Scholarship  - Attention all SENIORS - application due May 8, 2019 to BHS Guidance. 
Click here to download the application form and details. (Requires an essay.)

 

2018-2019 School Calendar
2019-2020 School Calendar

Click here to view the 2019-2020 School Calendar (Additional dates to be determined: 4 1/2 weeks progress reports, Report Cards, Parent Teacher Conferences, Early Release and GMAS Testing Dates)

Summer Reading 2019
BMS Transition Night

BMS Transition Night

 

Parent Family Engagement- On the Road

Parent Family Engagement "On the Road"

Please see the link below to find out where the Parent Family Engagement Bus will be in our community. If you would like for us to partner with your business, please call Chip Davis or Cheryl Guy at 229-248-2835.

 PFE On the Road

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Our Vision and Mission

Excellence, Engagement and Accountability…..for all.

OUR MISSION.....
To empower all students to 
engage and succeed in a global society 
by providing rigorous and equitable opportunities,
nurturing environments, sustained partnerships,
college and career readiness and character development.

Strategic Objectives

  • Increase student achievement and success
  • Develop and improve organizational effectiveness
  • Implement technology for teaching and learning
  • Develop and improve stakeholder engagement, satisfaction, and loyalty
  • Support a positive school system culture and climate

System Non-Negotiables

  • Put students first
  • Be positive and respectful
  • Be consistent
  • Build trustful and relevant relationships
  • Provide all stakeholders with a voice

Teaching and Learning Non-Negotiables

  • Increase student engagement
  • Increase rigor and relevance
  • Increase use of instructional technology
  • Increase teacher collaboration
 

GOSA

 

What Does it Mean to Be a Bearcat? 

 

 

 

Decatur County School System
100 South West Street
Bainbridge, GA 39817
Phone:  229-248-2200
Fax:  229-248-2252
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100 South West Street   |   Bainbridge, GA 39817
2015 CSBA Quality School Board