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Duluth Ranked #9 in Georgia - Top Ten for second year!
DHS Counseling
Peer Leadership Selection
2014-15 Timeline
 Applications are available in Counseling Office & Online
1.28 - Current Peers present to Junior LA Classes
2.7 Applications due
2.10-14 - Interviews with qualified applicants
2.19 - Post list of Selected Peer Leaders @ Counseling Office
Attention Seniors!


Balfour will keep the on-line purchases for Grad Supplies open past the February 21st  deadline.  However, there is an increase in price on packages & items for orders placed from February 22 - March 23.  Orders will only be accepted online at during this time.


Senior dues are $100. Dues include: tickets to graduation; cap; gown; tassel; stole; diploma; cover; sunglasses; lanyard. Senior dues have nothing to do with Junior dues.


Dues paid by April 1, 2014 - no late fee. Dues may be paid at - or ordered at the school in January.  

 Staying Connected to DHS  


Important Dates @DHS

Feb. 17 -
    Academic Planning Night
Feb. 24 -
     Rising 9th Grade
        Meet & Greet
Feb. 25th -
     Elective Registration 


Prom 2014!

Junior fees are due - deadline for $100 dues extended to February 14th. Dues go up to $115 after the 15th.

School Calendar
GCPS officially issued the makeup day for the day lost in January: February 17 is now an official school day, not a holiday for students and teachers.
Quick Links...

Top Ten Again!
"Duluth High School is ranked 9th within Georgia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Duluth High School is 60 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 75 percent. Duluth High School is 1 of 22 high schools in the Gwinnett County Public Schools."
(US News & World Report 2014)
Nationally Duluth HS ranks as #473 of over 21,000 public high schools reviewed by US News. The entire report can be read at

Fine Arts 


     Duluth's Got Talent
A showcase of middle and high school musicians and vocalists from Duluth benefiting the Duluth Cluster Schools Foundation. The competition is March 30th from 2:00 - 6:00 pm at the Red Cay Theater in Duluth. Tickets are $10 and can be purchase at
Applications are due January 31, 2014 and can be downloaded from the Duluth HS Homepage. Completed applications can be turned in at the DHS Main Office or DMS 7th Grade Office.
Questions? Call 678.521.4063
   White Out @
Duluth HS vs Meadowcreek
Basketball Game
6:00 pm January 31st
Join us in supporting the American Heart Association Lifesaving Mission. Purchase a "GET FIRED UP" white T-shirt for a $10 donation. T-shirts can be purchased in the DHS Athletic Office.
  Congratulations to Erin Hembree - Gwinnett County Girls Diving Champion for 2014. Erin is a member of the DHS Swim and Dive team whose Girls finished the season with a record of 9-3. The Boys team finished the year with a 10-1-1 record. Congratulations go out to both teams and to their coaches - Jim Reason and David Curlette.
Good job, Cats!