What's Happening at DPS?

Memorial Day

Dayton Public Schools (District) is closed on Monday, May 30, 2022, in observance of Memorial...

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

News

Update: renovations to DPS tracks and fields

May 13, 2022

Early in the year, the Operations and Athletic departments collaborated on a project to repair and renovate district-wide practice football fields and tracks. In an effort to communicate progress to the students, staff, and the community the operations department’s project progress is as follows: All fields have su...

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COVID-Relief Spending Update: March 2022

April 22, 2022

Over the last few years, the Dayton Public School District has received COVID-relief funds from the federal government. These funds, often referred to as “ESSER” funds (Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief) or “ARP” funds (American Rescue Plan), have been used to keep students and staff safe duri...