Laurel Ridge Fast Facts

Who We Are:

Laurel Ridge Elementary School is a DeKalb County Public school of about 483 students located in the Laurel Ridge neighborhood of North Decatur. Our small neighborhood school was founded in 1958 and has since educated and enriched the lives of thousands of students.


To empower and equip students to become lifelong learners and global citizens.

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To maximize student potential in a positive, student centered learning environment.

More Info:

Annual Events

Fall Festival 

Book Parade 

Walk and Roll-A-Thon

Romp Thru the Woods

Spring Silent Auction Fundraiser

Book Fairs

Address: 1215 Balsam Drive, Decatur, Georgia 30033

Phone: 678-874-6902

Grades: PreK-5th

School Day: 7:55AM-2:25PM

Principal: Ms.Kari Schrock

School Mascot: Eagle

School Colors: Green and White

School Motto: Born to Soar


Cluster Middle School: Druid Hills Middle School

Cluster High School: Druid Hills High School

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