• August 1-2 – Pre-planning Days
• August 5 – First Day of School
• August 12 – Board of Education Meeting
The Brag Sheet
• DeKalb County Schools introduced Ms. Robin Elder as the new principal of Idlewood, replacing Mrs. Rosemary Malone.
• Livsey received a paint facelift over the summer. The 2019 fifth grade class helped design and gifted a new fantasy themed mural for the Media Center and the PTO funded a teacher led positive affirmation mural in both the boys’ and girls’ bathrooms.
• Midvale is wrapping up some much-needed renovations to the media center before the start of school. The renovations are being funded by money raised from the school’s Read-a-thon.
• Students from TMS competed at the Technology Student Association’s competition and brought home third in Mechanical Engineering.
• The Tiger football team officially kicks off the 2019 campaign in the Corky Kell Classic on August 23. Coach Bryan Lamar’s squad will take on Archer High at Coolray Field at 5:30 p.m. The Tigers have their fall scrimmage a week earlier on the road at Marietta High.