Once upon a June at DECATS, the students were excited and full of joy to come

Every year for the first three weeks of summer, the top five percent of students from the Dallas Diocesan schools come together at All Saints to participate in DECATS. The program is committed to service and fostering excellence among youth. A normal day starts with dressing for the theme of the day. It takes an immense amount of thought to get it just right on some of the more challenging days. Next, you come (by bus or car) and join fellow students in the gym for the community meeting. Students talk to friends, hear awards and talk about upcoming events. … Continue reading Once upon a June at DECATS, the students were excited and full of joy to come

DeBusk allows DECATS to strive

DECATS was founded by Manuel DeBusk. The DeBusk Foundation’s mission is to offer enhancement for gifted scholars in elementary schools. They also want children to know how gifted they are. The DeBusk Foundation wants DECATS to teach the students how remarkable it is to be gifted, but there are still some complications, accountabilities and benefits. The DeBusk Foundation is dedicated to the education of extraordinary children. They also help fund DECATS. DECATS stands for DeBusk Enrichment Center for Academically Talented Scholars. They offer a chance for exceptional students to join a three-week summer camp which teaches those who want to … Continue reading DeBusk allows DECATS to strive