DeKalb County Schools introduces Launchpad, a student portal that provides access to the students’ Office 365 accounts as well as a multitude of digital academic resources which are provided by the district. With Launchpad, students are able to integrate technology in the classroom while maximizing instructional time. Launchpad is dynamic tool that changes resources as the needs of the students change. It is easily accessible from any mobile device. As always, students may find a quick link to the Launchpad from the DHS Media Center webpage (scroll to the bottom): http://www.dunwoodyhs.dekalb.k12.ga.us/MediaCenter.aspx.
For more information on the DCSD Launchpad, please click here.
Thanks to Microsoft’s Student Advantage Program, all students currently enrolled in the DeKalb County School District are eligible to download and use Microsoft Office for free.
DeKalb County Schools is proud to announce the new Microsoft Student Advantage Program to students and parents. This program provides free access to Office 365 Pro Plus for students enrolled in school districts that purchase enterprise-level licenses. DeKalb County Schools meets this requirement!
Any student who is currently enrolled in the DeKalb County School District is eligible and may download and install Office 365 Pro applications on up to 5 devices (PC, MAC, and/or mobile device).
The student’s username is:
“S” + Student Number @ dekalbschoolsga.org
For example: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that the student number is listed on all progress reports and in Parent Assistant.
The student’s password is:
Students (Grades 5-12) use the same password that they created to log onto a DCSD workstation. If a student has never logged in, try the default password of dekalb00. If this does not work, ask school staff to reset password.
For more information, please click here.