Welcome to Briarlake Elementary School PTA!

Briarlake Elementary School is located in Decatur, DeKalb County, Georgia. Briarlake has been educating the children in our community for over 50 years. We have Pre-K - 5th grades. Briarlake is a 2002 Georgia School of Excellence and has been awarded the 2003 Parent Involvement School of Excellence by the National PTA.

Briarlake is a small neighborhood school with a wonderful staff supported by our parents and the community. Our PTA organizes events and activities throughout the year. We hope all of our families will find ways to be involved and participate.

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Quick Look

1/25: Spirit Night at Makan, 5-9pm

1/28: Morning Program for students on Conflict Resolution

2/6 & 7: Used Book Sale

2/9: Progress Reports

2/10: Family Service Night

2/13: Grandparents Day Luncheon (reservations closed)

2/16: No School, Presidents Day

Resources & Upcoming Events

Thanks to our Briarlake Elementary families who participated for our recent campus work day! Special thanks to CORE Landscaping for their help. We had a GREAT day!

Spirit Night - This Sunday, 5-9pm

Makan, a Chinese & Korean inspired restaurant  |  Downtown Decatur, Georgia

Annual Used Book Sale - February 6-7, 2015

Drop your books off at the school

Family Service Night - Tuesday, February 10, 2015 6:00 - 7:30pm

Donations and volunteers needed

7th Annual 5K/Fun Run - Saturday, March 7, 2015

Registration and information is available on the Active.com website

Georgia Milestones Assessment Guides

For parents/guardians of 3rd, 4th & 5th grade students

2015-2016 DeKalb Schools Calendar

Approved at the January 12, 2015 BOE meeting

Sign Up for The "Remind Tool" for Briarlake Alerts

Be notified of weather, school, or community news via text

Academic Challenge Update

See the participants and answers from our Academic Challenge

Inclement Weather Resources

See the instructional resources for students and parents

Camp Invention

Early registration now being accepted

The Student Growth Model

Gergia Curriculum Instruction and Assessment

Georgia Parent Survey

Your input is valued and appreciated

Infinite Campus

Learn how to set up your account

School Starts at 7:45 AM / Ends at 2:15 PM

The building opens at 7:00 AM for student arrival

Microsoft Student Advantage Program

Download/install Office 365 Pro applications for currently enrolled students

Comcast Essentials Program

Do you qualify for discount internet service?

DeKalb County School District App

Download the Dekalb County School District Mobile App

International Parent Outreach Program

Expanding parental engagement among our culturally and linguistically diverse community

Briarlake Weekly Updates

Keep up to date with all Briarlake Elementary School news and events

Briarlake Elementary Lunch Menu

Menus, rates, meal programs, nutrition, and more