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Chamblee Middle School

Dekalb County Schools

About Us

Chamblee Middle School
3601 Sexton Woods Drive
Atlanta, GA 30341
(v) 678-874-8202
(fax) 678-874-8210
Principal: Brenton Williams

About Us

Chamblee Middle School is one of the many DeKalb County Public Schools providing numerous high-quality instructional programs. In addition to serving students who live in our attendance area, Chamblee Middle School also houses one of DeKalb's two middle school High Achievers Magnet Programs.

Our academic excellence is illustrated by our consistent high scores on state and national tests and the numerous accolades and accomplishments of our students and faculty. Our highly qualified staff is committed to meeting the unique needs of the middle school learner. As a result, Chamblee Middle School provides:
  • A curriculum that is relevant, challenging, integrative, and exploratory
  • Multiple learning and teaching approaches that respond to diversity
  • Assessment and evaluation programs that promote quality learning
  • Traditional middle school organizational structure that supports meaningful relationships and learning
  • School-wide efforts and policies that foster health, wellness, and safety
  • Multifaceted guidance and support services

Students residing in Huntley Hills, Kittredge Magnet,Ashford Park, and Montgomery Elementary attendance areas are eligible to attend CMS which houses grades sixth, seventh, and eighth. Enrollment for 2009-2010 was 814 students with 381 of the total enrollment receiving gifted services.

Chamblee Middle School offers a diverse curriculum that includes:

  • Magnet Program for High Achievers
  • Gifted or Impact Program
  • High Achievers Program
  • ESOL
  • Special Education Program
  • Band, Art, and Orchestra Program
  • Foreign Language - Spanish and German
  • Physical Education
  • Technology and Business Education Courses
CMS Features
  • 61 Classrooms
  • 3 Computer Labs
  • Well equipped Science Labs
  • High Definition TV, DVD Player, and telephone in every classroom
  • 2 Campus Security Personnel
  • School Resource Officer
  • Prevention/Intervention Specialist
  • Social Worker and Psychologist
  • Student Support Team
  • Keyless Entry exterior doors
  • Wireless computer capabilities
  • Counseling Department
  • School Improvement Team
  • Administrator for each grade level
  • Gymnasium

CMS Mission Statement

To provide a quality educational experience that meets individual needs and is supported by the home and community

CMS Vision

To develop in our students the academic skills and character necessary for success in high school, college, the work force, and life.


CMS Values

  • Every student is entitled to a quality education
  • A safe, nurturing environment promotes optimal learning
  • High expectations yield high achievement
  • Students, teachers, parents, and administrators share the responsibility of advancing the mission of the school

Feeder Schools

Ashford Park Elementary
Huntley Hills Elementary School
Montgomery Elementary School
Kittredge Magnet School for High Achievers