2023-2024 Spotlight Schools Registration

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Redan High School

Creating Transformative Structures

Embark on a transformative visit to Redan High School, where our commitment to community engagement and scholar excellence takes center stage. Discover the heart of our engagement practices at the SAFE center. Serving as a dynamic hub, this center is more than a physical space; it's a testament to our dedication to addressing the multifaceted needs of our students and their families. Our SAFE Center coordinator orchestrates a symphony of services, including student wrap-around support and a resourceful food and clothing pantry for parents. During your visit, you will meet members of our PTSA, a collaboration of over 100 individuals actively shaping community at Redan High School. Additionally, you will learn about our counseling and post-secondary readiness strategies utilized to support students' academic, socio-emotional, and career growth. Visitors will also explore how we extend our engagement practices beyond our walls through our vast alumni network and cluster collaboration with neighboring schools—E.L. Miller, Shadow Rock, Redan Elementary, and Redan Middle School. Join us on this journey of partnership and discovery—a visit that goes beyond the ordinary and exemplifies our commitment to building a community where everyone plays a vital role in the success of our students.


Visit Date: Tuesday, March 12th
Time: 9:00 am-12:30 pm
Address: 5247 Redan Road, Stone Mountain, GA 30088

Sequoyah Middle School

Engaging Diverse Communities

Welcome to Sequoyah Middle School, a thriving hub of diversity and community engagement. With a student population of approximately 1600, we proudly stand as the largest middle school in Dekalb County. Our school, situated in the heart of Buford Highway, boasts a special connection to the local community, with a significant number of students hailing from Central America. This diverse tapestry makes Sequoyah feel like home, fostering a warm and inclusive environment for our students. As a testament to our commitment to inclusivity, over 94% of our student body identifies as Hispanic, and English serves as a second language for 95% of our families. Partnering with organizations such as the Latin American Association, Sequoyah Middle School provides valuable resources, including after-school programs such as LYLA, a unique 'Big Brother' initiative, and a summer program facilitated by Friends of Buford Highway. Our dedicated Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) plays a pivotal role in our community, with parents actively volunteering, cooking, and sharing their rich cultural heritage. At Sequoyah Middle School, we pride ourselves on creating a welcoming space where every student can thrive, learn, and prepare for a bright future. Come join us in this exciting journey of education, culture, and community building! 


Visit Date: Friday, March 15th 
Time: 9:000 am-2:00 pm
Address: 3456 Aztec Road, Doraville, GA 30340