Welcome to Dekalb Preparatory Academy

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DeKalb Preparatory Academy is a tuition-free, public charter school of choice for K-5 (adding one grade level per year up to 8th grade) for students residing within Dekalb County School District.  DPA is open to all students residing in Dekalb County who will be entering grades K-5 in the 2013-2014 school year. At the forefront of education reform internationally, Mosaica Education opens portal of opportunity for children and adults through excellence in education around the globe. Our purpose is to accelerate education reform, one of the most dramatic cultural transformations in our world today. Learn about Mosaica School Design.

Call 404-937-2000 for more information and to schedule a tour. Apply today!

1402 Austin Drive, Decatur, Ga 30032


School News


Enrollment Policies: Open enrollment for K-5 students will begin on March 23, 2013 for the 2013/2014 school year. Enrollment is open to all students in DeKalb county.

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Lunch Prices

Children need healthy meals to learn. DeKalb Preparatory Academy offers healthy meals every school day. Breakfast costs [$2.00]; lunch costs [$3.50]. Your children may qualify for free

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After School Program

PURPOSE: The purpose of the After School Extended Day Program is to provide a safe, fun environment for children after school. The goal of the program is

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Uniform Policy

It is our school policy that all children wear school uniform when attending school or when participating in a school organized event outside of normal school hours.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Robotics Lab

    October 22 - October 24
  2. Veterans Day

    November 11
  3. Parent Teacher Conference Day

    November 17 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  4. Thanksgiving Holiday Break

    November 24 - November 28
  5. Spanish Gallery Night

    December 11

Office Information

7:30am - 4:00pm
(404) 937-2000
(404) 937-2020
1402 Austin Drive
Decatur, GA 30032