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Open House

 Good morning!  Here's a reminder about today's Open House!  This event is only for registered Obama students and families! Masks are required for all guests! Hope to see you there!   Registration Link: https://www.dekalbschoolsga.org/online-registration/

Open House

Dear  Obama Eagle Families,

Please remember that our Open House is TODAY, July 28th from 12 noon until 3 p.m.  During this time, you will have an opportunity to meet your child's teachers, join the PTO, receive a list of extra-curricular activities, learn about exciting events we have planned for the school year, meet our administrative team, counselors, social worker and support staff, retrieve transportation routes, purchase Obama spirit attire, and pick up free school supplies. 

Please note the following:

  • Per district policy, masks are required for all children and adults who enter the building. No exceptions!
  • PTO dues are $10 per person.  You may join at the PTO table. Cash or money orders are accepted as payment. Receipts will be given.
  • Obama staff members will greet you at the door, provide information about your child's grade level and homeroom teacher and direct you to your child's homeroom teacher.
  • You will be asked to sign in with your child's teacher.
  • Please practice social distancing while you're in the building.
  • FREE school supplies will be available for pick up as you exit the building. 
  • You may order Obama t-shirts and sweatshirts during Open House at the PTO table.
  • Information about extracurricular activities will be available.
  • Transportation routes will be available.
  • After-school options/contact information for daycare centers will be provided.

We look forward to meeting you all tomorrow!  Please note that we will have an All State Insurance Company owner present during Open House to assist you with your insurance needs.  Everyone who stops at the table to sign up for a free quote will earn our school $5 (up to $5,000).  This is a wonderful fundraising opportunity for our school.  Please help us!


Angela Thomas-Bethea, Principal

Barack H. Obama Elementary Magnet School of Technology

Back to School Updates

Greetings Obama Families,

This is just a reminder that school will begin for students on Monday, August 2, 2021 at 7:45 a.m.  Please remember that today is the last day to inform the district that you want your child to remain virtual for the first semester.  Please read the guidelines for virtual learning carefully before you opt out of face-to-face instruction. Once you commit to virtual learning, you will have to stick with it through the entire first semester (August-December, 2021).  Recently, the Board of Education decided that masks will be required for all DeKalb staff and students, so please make sure that your students are prepared.

On next Wednesday, July 28, 2021 between 12 noon and 3 p.m., we will have our Open House.  During Open House, you will have an opportunity to meet your child's teacher and visit the actual classrooms. Schedules will be given as you enter the building and you will also have an opportunity to meet support staff (administrators, counselors, support specialists, coaches, sponsors, etc...), retrieve bus/transportation information, purchase spirit wear for Fridays and join our wonderful PTO for only $10.   We are requiring students to wear uniforms Monday through Thursday of each week.  Students may wear spirit wear or other appropriate attire on Fridays. Please review the attached information that provides additional details for this school year.  We look forward to meeting you next week!  This is going to be an awesome year!

Please click the link below:

Updated Back to School Information for Obama Elementary  


Mrs. Angela Thomas-Bethea, Principal

Title I Engagement Survey and Plan Feedback Form

Hello Title I Parents,
This survey/feedback form will take approximately 6 minutes to complete.
Your input is vital in the planning and implementation of the parental engagement program and activities in our District.  The focus of all Title I programs is to help eligible students meet the same high academic achievement standards expected of all children. The following survey is confidential and will be used to assist us with future planning for parental engagement activities and events at the local schools and the District.  Your suggestions/recommendations are needed to revise the Parent & Family Engagement Plan?

Your feedback is appreciated and thank you for taking the time to complete this survey. Click the link below for the FY22 Title I Parent & Family Engagement Survey Link.

Also, please click the link below for the FY22 Title I Parent & Family Engagement Policy/Plan Feedback Form, we have attached the FY21 DCSD Parent & Family Engagement Policy/Plan 

Thank you
 Title I Department" 

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