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Applying to Attend DESA? Audition Applications are due Thurs. 2/15/18 at 2:00 p.m.
Steps to apply
1. Apply through the DCSD School Choice Process Jan.8-Feb. 12, click here
2. Call our school for a tour, 678-874-1302.  Tours are held every Monday from 9-10 am.
3. Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade students are accepted through a lottery process
4. 4th - 7th grade students are accepted through an audition process and must submit an application to DESA. The lottery process DOES NOT APPLY to audition application students in grades 4-7.
5. DESA 4th- 7th grade audition application deadline Feb. 15, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Click here for the appllication.
6. Click here for application support meetings dates. 
Upcoming Shows!
4th and 5th Grade Social Studies Arts Integrated Showcase, 2/22/18 at 6:30 p.m. 
Ticket Cost $5.00!  Get your tickets now! https://desaintegratedarts.brownpapertickets.com
Seussical the Musical, May 3, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. Ticket Cost  $10.00
Seussical the Musical, May 3, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. Ticket Cost  $10.00 
Click here for our School Calendar
Click here for our Arts/Performance Calendar
Click here for our Arts Class Rotation Calendar
PTA Dates
Save the Dates:
* Feb. 1st PTA Meeting 6:00 pm 
* Feb. 5-9 Book Fair 
* Feb. 24th Mother/Son Ball time TBD
* Apr. 21st Father/Daughter Dance time TBD
* May 12th Spring Carnival time TBD
Title I Parent and Family Engagement Plan/Policy
Click here for DESA's 2017-2018 Title I Parent and Family Enagement Policy 
K-12 Comprehensive Arts School Presentation
Click here for a copy of the K-12 Comprehenive Arts School presentation made during the DESA/DSA Construction Advisory Committee 9/21 and Commuunity Meeting 9/28. 
Communication Matrix, Missing Work Policy, & Parent Conference Protocol
Click here for our Communication Matrix shared Curriculum Night - How our school communicates with famiies
Click here for our Missing Work Policy shared Curriculum Night
Click here for our Parent Conference Protocol shared Curriculum Night - How to set up a confernece with teachers
Annual Title I Meeting & Curriculum, Sept. 7, 2017
Annual Title I Meeting Presentation, click here 
On the Scene with Dr. Green Dates
Click here for the schedule of "On The Scene with Dr. Green” events for the 2017-2018 school year. 
DESA Aug. 24th Parent Meeting Presentation
Did you miss the meeting Thursday, 8/24/17!!  No worries, click here for the presentation!  Check out all the GREAT things about DESA! 
District Events
Upcoming Events
Spring Pictures
Fri Feb 23 2018
PTA Mother/Son Dance
Sat Feb 24 2018
DESA School Council Meeting
Mon Feb 26 2018
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February 2018
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