What's Happening at DPS?

Our Mission

To equip our students to achieve success in a global society by implementing an effective and rigorous curriculum with fidelity.

5 stars

5 STAR PRESCHOOLS

All of our preschools are rated 5-stars by the Ohio Department of Education.

technology

1 TO 1 TECHNOLOGY

We have one-to-one technology; a Chromebook is available to every student.

college credit plus

COLLEGE CREDIT PLUS

Earn college credit beginning in seventh grade. Students can even earn their associate degree.

improvement

CONTINUED IMPROVEMENT

In 2018 our graduation climbed 10%, while numerous improvements were seen throughout the district.

DPS News

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DPS Bus Rules

August 12, 2022

The Dayton Public School District is excited to begin another school year!  Each year, the district safely transports thousands of students to and from school. New and returning bus riders should be aware of the following important safety precautions and rules for riding DPS buses.  Students should get to their bu...

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DPS tracks and fields now open for team, community use

August 12, 2022

The district is excited to announce that all turf fields have been renovated and are ready for DPS teams to use. All tracks have also been replaced, and all but two are now open to the public. With these renovations, all tracks and fields are now up to the high-quality standards that students deserve. Fields have ne...

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Update to Masking Recommendations — 08/05/2022

August 5, 2022

At this time, masks are strongly recommended for all staff and students in the Dayton Public Schools due to the increase of the latest COVID variant in the community. A representative from Public Health will attend the August 16th Board of Education meeting to provide additional guidance. If masking guidelines chang...

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Elementary Open Houses & Annual Meeting Dates

August 3, 2022

Dates are now available for elementary school open houses and annual meetings. Please refer to the table below for the latest information.   Belle Haven August 15th, 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Charity Adams August 15th, 5:00 P.M.- 6:30 P.M.  Cleveland August 15th, 2022 4:00-5:30 PM Eastmont August 15th, 5:30-7:00 Edison A...