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



Indiana College Admissions Info 



Photo of the Week 


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


WTHR Channel 13 Operation Football is coming back
to the Nest this Friday!

Our very own Hawk Block has been named to the five finalists for the WTHR Operation Football's Spirit Award!!  Show everyone that DC is the BEST in the State!! Be at the Sectional game at Devere Fair Stadium at 7 on Friday! Theme: Halloween Costume & Blue/Gold, Tickets: $6 Go Hawks!





CONGRATULATIONS to DCHS Marching Band for advancing to the Indiana Class A Semi-State Marching Band competition.  The event will be held  on Saturday, November 1st  at Ben Davis High School.  Performance Time DCHS is 1 p.m.  

The DCHS PTSA Holiday Craft Fair will be this coming Saturday, November 1st from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. 


The Choice Academy is collecting used phone books for recycling. Please help to share the focus upon environmental responsibility by bringing in any used phone books you may find.




The DCHS Show Choirs are sponsoring a raffle to raise money for our upcoming trip to Branson, MO.  The Grand Prize is a $200 Visa gift card!  There will also be 2nd and 3rd place prizes.  Raffle tickets are $1 each and are available from any Show Choir member.  The drawing will be held on the second evening of the Holiday Spectacular (Friday, 12/12).  You do NOT need to be present to win.



Attention all CIESC Driver ed students: Monday's class (Nov. 3) will start at 2:45 in room 237.  All students need to bring paper and a pen or pencil. If you have questions, please email Miss Slagle at rslagle@msddecatur.k12.in.us


Fall Sport Awards are Tuesday, Nov 4 at 7:00 in the Auditorium! Letter Jacket fitting & ordering will take place in the lobby from 6:30-9.

Attention Seniors!  If you want to be in your senior yearbook, you need to sign up with Mrs. Sanders in E305 by October 29.  The cost is $15 and will be taken by Prestige Photography.


The Brain Game will meet Tuesday mornings before school and Thursday afternoons until 4:30 in 205I.


School Events
•  HS ISSMA Semi State
•  DCHS Holiday Craft Fair
Time: 9:00 AM

Organizations Events
•  DCHS Holiday Craft Fair  (SADD)
11/2/2014 to 11/9/2014
•  Drowsy Driving Prevention Week  (SADD)
•  Meeting  (SADD)
Time: 2:50 PM
Edel Bueno Trejo, Rex Halton, Salvador Solis - Student of the Week

Choice Day of Service   

Marching Band Trailer   

National Honors Society Inductee Ceremony   
National Honors Society Inductee Ceremony

Hawks vs. Franklin Central Game Summary   

Sports Scrimmages   

School Pictures   
Say Cheese!