Who: DeKalb County School District (DCSD) will host a Back to School Pep Rally including a live remote with 94.5 Streetz Radio and their on-air personalities. DCSD Superintendent, Dr. R. Stephen Green, will share his vision for the new school year, and discuss key issues every family needs to know such as parent involvement, transportation, school nutrition, and more.
What: DCSD wants to inspire and empower students and families to get excited about education and the new school year. Free to the community, this event will include:
- Backpacks/ School Supply Giveaways
- Back to School information
- Health Screenings
- After-School Education Enrichment Programs
- Performances, Live Entertainment, Food and Fun
- Family Engagement Informational table
- District experts on hand to answer your questions
What will the day look like?
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Superintendent’s Knock, Walk, and Talk with senior staff and school leadership teams. All schools will participate in a walk and talk throughout their school neighborhood.
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 a.m.
Mini Rally at two locations: North @ Plaza Fiesta on Buford Highway and South @ South DeKalb Mall area where DeKalb County School District staff will distribute school supplies. Local entertainment (i.e. band, cheerleaders, local celebrity appearances). Giveaways will be distributed at each location.
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Main Pep Rally with live remote @ Clarkston High School with STREETZ 94.5.
Other community collaborators include Sam’s Club, game truck, Wal-co Uniforms, Wells Fargo, Stars & Strikes, COIN (Community Outreach Information Network), Waffle House, Kiddie Olympics, DeKalb Board of Health, and the Georgia Stars Performing Arts Company.
Where: Clarkston High School (Main pep rally)
618 N Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, GA 30021
When: August 5th 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.