Welcome to Decatur Central High School

Home of the HAWKS!




Excellence in education

Students, staff, parents and community are empowered to achieve excellence

To promote continuous personal growth for all, the MSD of Decatur Township is committed to being learner centered. Learning occurs in a safe, respectful and caring environment with high expectations for everyone. To meet the academic, social, emotional, physical, and developmental needs of all learners, we are committed to building relationships that foster collaboration and empowerment.

Achieved through learning and relationships


Photo of the Week



Homecoming Events during September 15 - 19

News to Know

College and Career Readiness

Newsletter: Aspiration into Action

Athletics Calendar



Student Services Info

Guidance, college visits, etc.

 The Top 10 Tech Skills Your Teen Needs Now

From education.com

STOP Cyberbullying!

What’s the Parents Role in This?

From stopcyberbullying.org

 Teenagers and Reading

From rif.org




DCHS will be on a PEP SESSION schedule on Friday, September 19.        

College/Career Fair, Naviance Kick-Off, and Financial Aid Night : September 22, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. There will be over 20 colleges, military representatives and an employment agency present. Financial Aid help sessions will also be available.  A computer lab will be open for families to log into our new Naviance program.  Naviance will help our families stay connected with their school and their student.  Don't miss it!


The DCHS Marching Band trailer has received an EXTREME MAKEOVER!  Check out the new look and learn more about it here!!


The Decatur Township Educational Foundation Log House Run 5k has been cancelled.


School picture re-take will be October 8th.


 Attention Seniors-Follow the Senior class Twitter at dc_2015 seniors to get updated info and news about all things DC Senior!

Buy your PRE-SALE Varsity football game tickets & season passes in the Spirit Shop FRIDAY during lunch shifts OR all day in the athletic office! Single admission tickets are $5, adult passes are $75, student passes are $50, and returning Letter Winner passes are $30! 


The DCHS PTSA Holiday Craft Fair will be held November 1st from 9 am – 3 pm.  Booth space is available for $50 or $25 for school clubs/organizations/athletic teams.  Reserve your space today!  Click here to download this year’s registration application.


School Events
•  HS College Fair and Financial Aid Night
Time: 5:30 PM
Time: 7:00 PM
•  HS Senior Graduation packets distributed
Time: 11:00 AM
•  End first 9 weeks period
•  HS Band Contest

Organizations Events
9/2/2014 to 9/30/2014
•  Membership Drive  (SADD)
Meet the New Administrators
Decatur Central High School Introduces New Administrators Mr. Scott DeFreese, Principal of Decatur Central High School Mrs....

Marching Band Trailer   

Homecoming Week Activities!   
Events, spirit days and parade info...check it out!

National Honors Society Inductee Ceremony   
National Honors Society Inductee Ceremony

Hawks vs. Franklin Central Game Summary   

Sports Scrimmages   

School Pictures   
Say Cheese!