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.

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FAFSA Informational Sessions

October 3, 2022

High schools are holding FAFSA informational sessions for parents and students this fall. Parents can complete the FAFSA application during these sessions with the assistance of DPS guidance counselors and other employees. This page will be updated as more sessions are added. Students who wish to attend four-year, t...

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Tutoring available through Kettering Dayton Learning Lab

September 23, 2022

Kettering Dayton Learning Lab*, formerly known as Grandview Learning Lab, is offering homework help between Monday, September 6, 2022 -May 24, 2023. Location: Physicians Office Building, Lower Level, 425 Grand Ave, Dayton, 45405 Mon & Thurs from 4:30-6:30, 4th-6th grade Tues & Wed from 4:30-6:30, 7th-12th grade 20 s...

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DPS is closing gaps, improving achievement levels

September 15, 2022

The Dayton Public School District has returned to pre-pandemic gap closing levels, according to the Ohio School Report Cards released Thursday. Rather than an A-F rating system, the Ohio Department of Education rated schools on a 5-star scale this year. Four schools received 4 stars in gap closing, including Charity...