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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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News & Announcements

Title I Participation Day

Please Visit us on July 23, 2019 for Parent Participation Day for Federal Programs

Please join us on July 23, 2019 for Public Participation Day and our annual Title 1 meeting. We look forward to seeing all of our stakeholders at 507 Martin St. Bainbridge, GA. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Chip Davis, Director of Federal Programs at 229-248-2835 or cdavis@dcboe.com . 

Make Plans to Register your Student for the 2019-2020 School Year System Registration Schedule

Make sure your student is registered and ready for the first day of school. Bainbridge High School, Bainbridge Middle and Hutto Middle are open for registration all summer during normal work hours.

2019-2020 Back to School Open House 2019-2020 Open House

The faculty and staff of the Decatur Schools invite you to save the date for our 2019-2020 Open House. All schools will open from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. for students and guardians in grades PK-12 on Thursday, August 1, 2019. The first day of school will be Wednesday, August 7, 2019.

 

Continue to enjoy your summer and we will see you in August!

Notification for 21st Century serving grades 5-12


Dear Parents and 21st Century Stakeholders,

We are finishing our 5th year with the Middle and High School 21st Century grant that serves students in grades 5-12 at the conclusion of our summer program on June, 28, 2019. Although we applied for a new grant, we were not selected for this upcoming round of funding, therefore 21st Century after school and summer programs will no longer be offered for students in grades 5-12. Thank you for your support over the past 5 years. It has been a pleasure serving the Middle and High School students. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me.


Jeanette Grimsley, Ed. S. 
Student Services Program Director 
Decatur County Schools
507 Martin St. 
Bainbridge, GA 39817
229-248-2841

Summer Feeding
2019-2020 School Calendar

Click here to view the 2019-2020 School Calendar (Additional dates to be determined: Parent Teacher Conferences and GMAS Testing Dates)
Click here to view the 2019-2020 Calendar by 9 Weeks

BMS Transition Night

BMS Transition Night

 

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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 student needs 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

 

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Decatur County School System
100 South West Street
Bainbridge, GA 39817
Phone:  229-248-2200
Fax:  229-248-6337
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100 South West Street   |   Bainbridge, GA 39817
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