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August 8, 2014 by Tom Lantz (Register to contact)

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I found a Cross Keys class ring , 1964, with a note suggesting Kathy Leasure. Because I went to Druid Hills I don't seem to be able to get onto the Cross Keys web site to look for her. If someone could help me get in touch with her, or vice versa, I could return it.

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Brookhaven Offers To Keep Cross Keys High School In City Limits  WABE 90.1 FM

DeKalb County plans to build a new Cross Keys High School about two miles from its current location. But the City of Brookhaven is willing to pay to keep the ...



New Cross Keys High School will be constructed at former Briarcliff High School site  MDJOnline.com

The DeKalb County Board of Education recently decided to build the new Cross Keys High School at the 26.7-acre former Briarcliff High School site during a ...



New Cross Keys High to be built at former Briarcliff High site  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Evelyn Andrews | Apr 16, 2018. New Cross Keys High to be built at former Briarcliff High site. The current Cross Keys High School building. (Special).



Brookhaven proposes financial incentives to keep Cross Keys High School in city  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | May 18, 2018. Brookhaven proposes financial incentives to keep Cross Keys High School in city. Brookhaven officials are courting the ...



Cross Keys High construction program awarded sponsorship  Champion

Cross Keys High School (CKHS) students interested in a career in construction got a boost May 23. Officials from a Georgia construction firm presented the ...



"He was fine." | 15-year-old student at Cross Keys High School dies from flu  WXIA-TV

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — Officials have confirmed a 15-year-old student at Cross Keys High School has died as a result of flu complications. According to ...



DeKalb SAT scores improve by nearly 20 points  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County schools improved their overall SAT score by 18 points, officials said.



Cross Keys High School students awarded for academic growth, community service projects  MDJOnline.com

Students from Cross Keys High School in DeKalb County were amongst those honored this year at an annual awards ceremony hosted by nonprofit ...



DeKalb Redistricting Meetings Begin For New John Lewis Elementary  Patch.com

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'Off the Wall' Super Bowl project brings 30 new murals to Atlanta  11Alive.com WXIA

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Buford Highway apartment complexes, houses were considered for new Cross Keys High site  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Evelyn Andrews | Apr 23, 2018. Buford Highway apartment complexes, houses were considered for new Cross Keys High site. A map shows the sites ...



Brookhaven apartments eyed for new high school, city official says  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Mar 30, 2018. Brookhaven apartments eyed for new high school, city official says. A new Cross Keys High School could be coming to ...



Second Cross Keys teacher removed for post-election tirade  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A second teacher was removed from her Cross Keys High School classroom after making disparaging statements against undocumented residents.



N.Y. meth arrest didn’t keep DeKalb from hiring teacher  Atlanta Journal Constitution

After DeKalb County School District officials promised efforts to improve their hiring process, the district hired a teacher this summer who had been arrested in ...



Three in custody after brief standoff in Brookhaven  FOX 5 Atlanta

A man is in custody after a short standoff at an apartment complex along Buford Highway in Brookhaven.



New Cross Keys High part of county schools SPLOST funding  Reporter Newspapers

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DeKalb Schools to hold graduations a week after school year ends  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb Schools parents are fuming about a district plan to hold graduations after the school year ends.



Dunwoody Police ask for public help to locate missing teen  11Alive.com WXIA

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Here is the complete DeKalb County school graduation schedule for 2018  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County high schools will host graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta.



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Cross Keys High Valedictorian and Salutatorian prepare for life’s next chapter  MDJOnline.com

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DeKalb Fire Rescue to Celebrate International Walk to School Day  Atlanta Journal Constitution

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SWAT standoff on Buford Highway ends with 3 arrested in prostitution case  Atlanta Journal Constitution

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DeKalb Schools Overcrowding Meeting Targets Latino Parents  WABE 90.1 FM

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Teacher DeKalb ousted came right back as substitute  Atlanta Journal Constitution

After she resigned “in lieu of termination” she wasn't supposed to be allowed to work in DeKalb schools.



DeKalb Schools to buy, demolish apartments for new school  Reporter Newspapers

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DeKalb Schools sees increase in graduation rate  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The DeKalb County School District saw its graduation rate increase nearly four percentage points, as 74 percent of students graduated during the 2016-2017 ...



Flu kills DeKalb County high school student, 15  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The DeKalb student, a 15-year-old, died Sunday, the district said.



WonderRoot's Off the Wall mural project calls on local artists to put civil rights front and center  Atlanta Magazine

When painter Yehimi Cambrón was a 15-year-old student at Cross Keys High School in DeKalb County, she placed third in an art contest and was to be ...



DeKalb County’s graduation rate falls slightly  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County Schools' four-year graduation rate slipped slightly between 2015 and 2016, with the state reporting a 70.3 graduation rate for the district from the ...



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