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Pleasantdale Elementary

Dekalb County Schools


After School Program

Ms. Chandler, Director
Welcome to our After-School Program! We provide a fun, safe, and an academically viable environment for your child during the school year. The program runs from 2:20PM - 6:00PM daily.     
Here at Pleasantdale, our after-school program goals are to:
Provide a clean, safe, and nurturing after-school environment for participating students.
Provide academic support to students to enable them to reach their full academic potential.
Provide opportunities for students to gain new experiences that will enhance their self-esteem and build character.
Provide students with exposure to a variety of recreational and leisure activities.
Fee Structure:
The cost for After-School is:
$60 One Child
$110 Two Children
$165 Three Children
Here’s a list of the program elements:
Homework Assistance – We provide assistance each day from 3PM - 4PM.
Nutritional Snack – tasty snacks are provided by our food service staff.
Free play! – We have lots of supplies and places for children to roam and play with their classmates. We use the gym, playground, lower field, and the blacktop. Our indoor spaces include the computer lab, cafeteria and classrooms for board games and imaginative play.
Special Events & Activities – From time to time we will have special events such as Talent Shows or Holiday Parties. We’ll have special activities such as cooking, Robotics, walking club, fun contests, or participation in community service projects
Clubs (additional fees may apply) –The After School participants are sometimes involved in clubs that meet at Pleasantdale. For example, this year we will be forming a Robotics team. Some of our upper grades students will be selected to participate in this activity. Please contact our director for any information. We are EXCITED to serve your children.
Additional Information Below:
Contract and Registration Forms (coming soon)

Checking Your Student(s) Out

Be aware that the names written on a student's registration form will be the only people who will be allowed to check out a student. If it becomes necessary for a student to leave school prior to the normal dismissal time, the parent/guardian MUST come to the office and sign the child out. All students must be checked out prior to 1:45 p.m.  No student will be allowed to be checked out after the 1:45 p.m. cut off.
Student check-out procedures are:

· The person must identify himself/herself and school personnel will verify that he/she is listed on the student's registration form.

· The person must provide photo identification (for the safety of our students, exceptions cannot be made).

· The person must sign out the student.


2:15 p.m. Bus Riders

2:20 p.m. Walker/Car Riders

2:25 p.m. YMCA Program

Note: If there is going to be a change with your child’s transportation for a day or permanently, you must put it in writing and send it to school or come to the office and make the change.


Registration for NEW STUDENTS, click here!

Registration  - Returning Students 
  • Complete the one-page returning students document on the district website AFFIDAVIT
  • Once the form is completed, send the form to [email protected] 
  • You will be able to update the student record utilizing Parent Portal/Infinite Campus
  • Our registrar, Ms. Brown, will update the information for the returning student in Infinite Campus. 
  • The following information is needed for returning students to complete registration: 
    • Proof of Residency (current lease/mortgage/utility bill) 
    • Media Release form
    • Student Health Services forms:
      • Valid Georgia certificate of immunization (GA Form #3231) 
      • Evidence of Vision, Hearing, Dental, and Nutrition Screening (GA Form #3300-Rev. 2013) 
Transfer Students
  • Students transferring in the district will register at the receiving (new) school. 
  • The new school will assist facilitate the process, which will require the completion of registration, proof of residency and other local school required documents for the 2021- 2022 school year. 
Parent/Guardian Annual Verification of Existing Student Census Data via Parent Portal
Parents/Guardians can now complete their annual verification of existing student census information via the parent portal.


The PTO of Pleasantdale is a vital link in the operation of the school’s program. Monthly meetings provide opportunities for parents and teachers to meet and get to know one another. Monthly meetings provide information and programs on a variety of topics. All parents and teachers are encouraged to not only join the PTO, but also actively participate by volunteering to work on committees. We really appreciate all the parents who have helped Pleasantdale this past semester.  

Stress LESS

A family framework guide to identify and manage stress Facilitators: Alva Archibald, Ph.D.; Lead School Psychologist Alanna Works, Ed.S.; School Psychologist Sponsored by DeKalb County School District’s Department of Psychological Services

Una gui´a de marco familiar para identificar y manejar el estre´s
Presentadoras: Alva Archibald, Ph.D.; Lead School Psychologist Alanna Works, Ed.S.; School Psychologist Auspiciado por el DeKalb County School District’s Departamento de Servicios Psicolo´gicos