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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).



Advocates say more public input could help Cross Keys High stay in Brookhaven  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | May 26, 2018. Advocates say more public input could help Cross Keys High stay in Brookhaven. Some community advocates say they ...



Brookhaven passes resolution asking DeKalb Schools to keep Cross Keys High School in city  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Apr 24, 2018. Brookhaven passes resolution asking DeKalb Schools to keep Cross Keys High School in city. The Brookhaven City ...



"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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Latino Becomes Valedictorian at Metro Atlanta School  Atlanta Journal Constitution

When Mario Alemán gives his graduation speech at Cross Keys High School, he will speak of dre...



Public joins in on DeKalb County School District redistricting process  MDJOnline.com

The DeKalb County School District has begun the redistricting process for the new John R. Lewis Elementary School, located at 2630 Skyland Drive and slated ...



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 ...



Metro Atlanta schools address ‘digital divide’  Atlanta Journal Constitution

When rain, wind, and then snow forced metro Atlanta school districts to close repeatedly last year, several systems told students to log into computers at home ...



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

Redistricting Meetings Begin This Week In DeKalb. - Brookhaven, GA - Several DeKalb schools are going to be affected by the new John Lewis Elementary ...



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.



DeKalb Schools sets public meetings for Brookhaven redistricting  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Evelyn Andrews | Sep 6, 2018. DeKalb Schools sets public meetings for Brookhaven redistricting. The DeKalb County School District has set three ...



Public Meetings Scheduled For DeKalb School Redistricting  Patch.com

Public Meetings Scheduled For DeKalb School - Brookhaven, GA - The meetings are about the new John R. Lewis Elementary and the Druid Hills cluster.



Parents give input for DeKalb Schools strategic plan  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Oct 31, 2018. Parents give input for DeKalb Schools strategic plan. Parents voiced frustration with school sizes and trailers on ...



DeKalb SAT scores improve by nearly 20 points  Atlanta Journal Constitution

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



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 ...



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 ...



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.



DeKalb Schools Supt. visits Cross Keys High School for Q&A session  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Rico Figliolini | Nov 10, 2017. DeKalb Schools Supt. visits Cross Keys High School for Q&A session. DeKalb Schools Supt. Stephen Green discussed ...



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

A barricaded suspect wanted in a prostitution case was arrested following a SWAT situation that shut down part of a busy road in DeKalb County and forced ...



DeKalb sets meetings on redistricting for Lewis Elementary  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Evelyn Andrews | Sep 18, 2018. DeKalb sets meetings on redistricting for Lewis Elementary. The DeKalb County School District has set three public ...



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.



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

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Dec 9, 2016. New Cross Keys High part of county schools SPLOST funding. Brookhaven's Cross Keys High School is going to get a ...



DeKalb schools celebrate ‘Walk to School Day’ Oct. 10  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Forty-nine schools in DeKalb County have registered as official participants of Walk to School Day on Oct. 10. The initiative, sponsored by the National Center for ...



Brookhaven townhome project off Buford Highway pulled from council vote  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Sep 12, 2018. Brookhaven townhome project off Buford Highway pulled from council vote. A proposed townhome development off ...



‘I never made deportation threats,’ former Cross Keys teacher says  Atlanta Journal Constitution

One of two Cross Keys High School teachers who resigned after being accused of threatening students of color after Donald Trump's presidential election win ...



Groundbreaking set for new Brookhaven school  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Evelyn Andrews | Mar 22, 2018. Groundbreaking set for new Brookhaven school. The DeKalb County School District has set a ceremonial ...



How they did it: metro Atlanta valedictorians share advice, keys to success  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Saya Abney School system: Fulton County Schools High School: Riverwood Internationa...



Cross Keys teachers leave after disputed claims of Trump-inspired threats  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Dec 23, 2016. Cross Keys teachers leave after disputed claims of Trump-inspired threats. Two teachers have left Cross Keys High ...



A mother and son struggle to stay on Buford Highway  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jun 9, 2018. A mother and son struggle to stay on Buford Highway. Myrtle Goodman grew up in Blakely, a small town of slightly more ...



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

DUNWOODY -- Dunwoody Police are asking for public help to find a missing teen, 15-year-old Jackeline Reyna. She ran away from her home -- the Dunwoody ...



What it takes: DeKalb valedictorians share secrets to success  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Now that high school seniors are graduating, the class of 2018 is ready for college. Some are headed to Harvard, MIT and other prestigious institutions out of ...



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

Though Valedictorian Yusuf Azizi and Salutatorian Emani Brinson are gearing up to head off toward their next chapters after graduation, neither will forget the ...



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

Originally scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 10, DeKalb County Fire Rescue has rescheduled International Walk to School Day to Friday, Oct. 12, according to a ...



2 DeKalb teachers resign for anti-immigration remarks after Trump win  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Two Cross Keys High School teachers have resigned after making disparaging statements about illegal immigration tied to Trump's election, officials said.



2nd UPDATE: Developer, city of Brookhaven, Ga., part ways over affordable housing definition  Atlanta Business Chronicle

A proposal for a mixed-use development off Buford Highway in the City of Brookhaven, Ga., appears to be off the table after a dispute over affordable housing.



Thousands of students join walkout protests  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Evelyn Andrews | Mar 14, 2018. Thousands of students join walkout protests. North Atlanta High School students hold signs during gun control protest ...



New tool removes excuse of poverty from failing schools  CBS46 News Atlanta

A powerful new tool is removing the excuse of poverty from failing schools across Georgia. It's called Beating the Odds, a method of comparing schools with ...



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

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



Commentary: Cross Keys faces overcrowded, aging schools  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Reporter Newspapers | Aug 6, 2017. Commentary: Cross Keys faces overcrowded, aging schools. Like every school year, this one begins with hope ...



DeKalb schools propose moving 1700 students in Cross Keys redistricting  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Feb 21, 2016. DeKalb schools propose moving 1,700 students in Cross Keys redistricting. About 1,700 students in six north DeKalb ...



New Townhomes Now On Sale In Brookhaven  Patch.com

From Taylor Morrison:Taylor Morrison, a leading national homebuilder and developer, has announced the sale of its new townhomes at Townsend at ...



Parent input needed for DeKalb school's code of student conduct  MDJOnline.com

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) invites all parents to provide input on student discipline as part of the 2018-2019 Code of Student Conduct - Student ...



Post-election tirade gets DeKalb teacher suspended  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A DeKalb County high school teacher was removed from class after going on a post-election tirade where she allegedly made disparaging comments about ...



Going way back to Cross Keys | Our Columnists  Dunwoody Crier

Cross Keys is an area of Atlanta referenced in history before Dunwoody, Chamblee, Brookhaven, or Sandy Springs. There was a Cross Keys post office as early ...



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 ...



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.



Cross Keys students join immigrant experience book project  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Evelyn Andrews | Nov 27, 2017. Cross Keys students join immigrant experience book project. A nonprofit visited Brookhaven's Cross Keys High ...



From 2016: DeKalb County Schools made plenty news, both good and bad  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Teachers and principals resigning for inappropriate comments were among the many DeKalb school news items.



Photos: Brookhaven's Lynwood Park Community Day celebrates 40 years  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | May 6, 2018. Photos: Brookhaven's Lynwood Park Community Day celebrates 40 years. It's a family reunion. Hundreds of people born ...



Cross Keys parents dissatisfied with redistricting plans to alleviate overcrowding  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jan 20, 2016. Cross Keys parents dissatisfied with redistricting plans to alleviate overcrowding. Hundreds of parents gathered this ...



Restaurant owner paints over Buford Highway mural after concerns over immigration politics  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Nov 9, 2018. Restaurant owner paints over Buford Highway mural after concerns over immigration politics. A popular mural celebrating ...



Safety, security measures to increase at all DeKalb schools  MDJOnline.com

According to DeKalb County School District Superintendent R. Stephen Green, there is ongoing, 24-hour surveillance throughout the district looking for anything ...



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

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jun 24, 2017. DeKalb Schools to buy, demolish apartments for new school. DeKalb County school officials recently decided to ...



DeKalb Schools Overcrowding Meeting Targets Latino Parents  WABE 90.1 FM

For the second time this week, a group of parents met Thursday night to discuss overcrowding at some DeKalb public schools. The meeting, aimed at...



Brookhaven taps brakes on proposed townhome development off Buford Highway  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jun 13, 2018. Brookhaven taps brakes on proposed townhome development off Buford Highway. A proposed townhome development ...



Brookhaven approves $127K for North Druid Hills corridor study  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jul 5, 2018. Brookhaven approves $127K for North Druid Hills corridor study. The Brookhaven City Council has approved a $127,000 ...



Brookhaven honors 'Lynwood Integrators' during MLK Day event  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jan 18, 2016. Brookhaven honors 'Lynwood Integrators' during MLK Day event. Eloise Calloway points to a photo of herself in the ...



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 ...



Meet the Cross Keys High School graduating class of 2015  Reporter Newspapers

Jessica Encarnacion, left, with Monserrat Reyes-Rubio, are all smiles as they prepare for the Cross Keys High School commencement ceremony in Adams ...



Cross Keys High School students plan Buford Highway's future  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by John Ruch | Mar 4, 2016. Cross Keys High School students plan Buford Highway's future. On a recent Friday at Cross Keys High School, students in ...



Photos: Brookhaven honors MLK Day with annual dinner event  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jan 16, 2018. Photos: Brookhaven honors MLK Day with annual dinner event. Brookhaven's third annual MLK Dinner and Celebration ...



DeKalb Schools 2018 Graduation Dates Announced  Decatur, GA Patch

DeKalb Schools 2018 Graduation Dates Announced - Decatur-Avondale Estates, GA - Decatur High School also has announced the time and location of its ...



Chamblee's Hispanic-owned P2K marks 20 years  MDJOnline.com

According to the World Economic Forum report found on Google, the average lifespan of a company or business today is 40 to 50 years.



DeKalb County 6th District Election Guide 2017: Voting Hours, Polling Places, More  Patch.com

DeKalb County 6th District Election Guide 2017 - Brookhaven, GA - Tuesday is the runoff for Georgia's 6th District election: Here are the polling locations, hours ...



Monarch mural on Buford Highway a symbol for all immigrants, says artist  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Sep 15, 2017. Monarch mural on Buford Highway a symbol for all immigrants, says artist. A large, colorful monarch butterfly mural now ...



Cross Keys valedictorian says his success fueled by immigrant parents’ sacrifice  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Yusuf Azizi will enter Harvard University in the fall, three decades after his parents fled war-torn Afghanistan to give him a better life.



Parents worry DeKalb offers no clear option to relieve school overcrowding  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Sep 3, 2016. Parents worry DeKalb offers no clear option to relieve school overcrowding. The DeKalb County School District is in the ...



Youth Entrepreneurs® Georgia Teacher and Student from DeKalb County Recognized at NYC Gala  The Brookhaven Post

ATLANTA, GA, March 29, 2015 – by The Post Reports – Cross Keys High School senior Diana Morales couldn't have imagined becoming a businesswoman, ...



DeKalb mistakenly rehires teacher who threatened students with deportation  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A teacher forced to resign after students said she threatened them with deportation after President Donald Trump's election win in 2016 was rehired as a ...



DeKalb Schools high school valedictorians, salutatorians recognized  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The DeKalb County School District has announced its valedictorians and salutatorians for the class of 2017. High School graduation dates and locations were ...



Townhomes proposed for Kendrick Road in Brookhaven  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jun 2, 2018. Townhomes proposed for Kendrick Road in Brookhaven. Minerva Homes is asking the city of Brookhaven to rezone 1.17 ...



Oleander apartments coming to Brookhaven  MDJOnline.com

Toll Brothers Inc., a Horsham, Pennsylvania-based luxury home builder, through its Toll Brothers Apartment Living subsidiary, last month announced the ...



Brookhaven Planning Commission OKs townhome development off Buford Highway  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Apr 5, 2018. Brookhaven Planning Commission OKs townhome development off Buford Highway. The Brookhaven Planning ...



Report: Dismissed DeKalb teachers made other anti-immigration remarks  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The day after Donald Trump was elected president wasn't the first time two teachers at Cross Keys High School allegedly made disparaging comments about ...



Brookhaven's Lynwood Park residents seek sidewalk relief  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Oct 27, 2018. Brookhaven's Lynwood Park residents seek sidewalk relief. A group of residents of Brookhaven's Lynwood Park is ...



DeKalb Superintendent, family hit with death threats after story on conservative web site  11alive.com

The DeKalb County School Superintendent says he and his family have been receiving death threats on the heels of a misleading story on a conservative ...



DeKalb County schools investigate nurse for racially charged online comments  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District is investigating a school nurse after allegations surfaced she'd made racially insensitive comments on social media. In response ...



These are the schools ranked among Georgia’s lowest-performing  Atlanta Journal Constitution

More than 60 Atlanta and DeKalb County public schools — including most of Atlanta's high schools — are among those the Georgia Department of Education ...



DeKalb County Schools begins graduations May 19  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District officials released the graduation schedule for the 2015-2016 school year, with ceremonies having begun Friday and running ...



What's new in DeKalb County schools for 2016-2017? | Education  MDJOnline.com

Classes go back in session for DeKalb County schools starting August 8 with new facilities, faces, initiatives and events across the district.



Woman shot at Buckhead club, police say  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Evelyn Andrews | May 18, 2018. Woman shot at Buckhead club, police say. A map shows the location of Anchor Down Grille and Lounge. (Google ...



Parents express dissatisfation with DeKalb County Schools' plan for Cross Keys cluster overcrowding  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Feb 4, 2016. Parents express dissatisfation with DeKalb County Schools' plan for Cross Keys cluster overcrowding. DeKalb County ...



DeKalb Schools Sex Education Teaches More Than Abstinence  WABE 90.1 FM

This story is part of WABE and American Graduate's Advancing Atlanta: Education series. For more stories, click here. Sponsored *Content*. The ninth graders in ...



Nail-biter in Georgia: Kemp leads Abrams, but runoff a possibility  Atlanta Journal Constitution

This AJC live blog includes the latest Georgia Governor's race results, news and reaction in the race between Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian ...



First steps toward Brookhaven's new Skyland Park underway  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Aug 5, 2017. First steps toward Brookhaven's new Skyland Park underway. Brookhaven Mayor John Ernst sat in the driver's seat of an ...



DeKalb Schools announces high school graduations  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District has announced its 2017 high school graduation dates and locations.



Cross Keys redistricting helpful and harmful, some say  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Mar 20, 2016. Cross Keys redistricting helpful and harmful, some say. Wanda Pulido recently moved to the Terraces at Brookhaven ...



Man badly hurt in crash saved after sending out desperate Facebook message  CBS46 News Atlanta

A metro Atlanta native is recovering after he was badly injured in a motor scooter crash while vacationing in Indonesia and his ability to write a Facebook post ...



Candidate Q&A – Candice McKinley, DeKalb County School Board, District 2  Decaturish.com

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Overcrowding in Cross Keys Cluster leads to more trailers and reco to revive Briarcliff HS  The Brookhaven Post

DeKalb County, GA, June 8, 2015 – by Trey Benton – DeKalb County School System (DCSS) estimates that by the Fall of 2017, the Cross Keys Cluster will be ...



Photos: Brookhaven begins demolition of vital records building for new park  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jul 24, 2017. Photos: Brookhaven begins demolition of vital records building for new park. Brookhaven Mayor John Ernst sat in the ...



DeKalb educator, board member saw plenty of change  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A longtime DeKalb County educator answers questions on the district's changes since 1968.



Gwinnett principal: Racist graffiti 'does not define our school'  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A Gwinnett County high school was vandalized overnight with graffiti that "included hate speech and referenced the [presidential] election."



12 DeKalb high schools recognized for advanced placement programs  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Just over half DeKalb County's high schools received advanced placement honors from the state Department of Education, officials announced Thursday.



Fulton parents raise safety concerns with polling places in schools  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by John Ruch | Jun 22, 2018. Fulton parents raise safety concerns with polling places in schools. In the wake of recent school shootings across the ...



Dunwoody High School record growth means new opportunities, challenges  MDJOnline.com

Under the leadership of Principal Tom McFerrin, Dunwoody High School is seeing record growth — and with that comes both new opportunities and challenges.



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