What's Happening at DPS?
To equip our students to achieve success in a global society by implementing an effective and rigorous curriculum with fidelity.
5 STAR PRESCHOOLS
All of our preschools are rated 5-stars by the Ohio Department of Education.
1 TO 1 TECHNOLOGY
We have one-to-one technology; a Chromebook is available to every student.
COLLEGE CREDIT PLUS
Earn college credit beginning in seventh grade. Students can even earn their associate degree.
In 2018 our graduation climbed 10%, while numerous improvements were seen throughout the district.
PROGRESSION TEEN MENTAL HEALTH COURSE Progression is a free, six-week class for teens ages 13-18 years with mental health conditions. In a safe, supportive environment, teens meet teens with mental health conditions and learn all about mental illness including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, recovery, and ti...
As part of the district’s Be Present for a Better Future attendance campaign, schools hold competitions throughout the year to encourage students to strive for excellent daily attendance. In early November, two River’s Edge Montessori classrooms received pumpkin pie parties for winning the school’s October “...
Did you know November 18th is National Parent Involvement Day? Many schools already have Parent Teacher Organizations (PTOs), and many others are looking to start one! When parents are more involved with their school, all students benefit. Consider joining a PTO today! For more information, contact Angela...
Students in a third grade class at Charity Adams Earley Girls Academy played xylophones and sang along to “Old Black Fly” during a music class in early November. All elementary music classes in the Dayton Public Schools incorporate Orff-Schulwerk methodology, which involves playing Orff instruments, singing, spe...