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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WiFi hotspots distributed last year to be turned on

August 18, 2022

Last year, DPS families that reported not having internet access at home were given WiFi hotspots to use during the school year. Those hotspots are being turned on again on Wednesday, August 31st for students to use throughout the school year. If you have any questions about using the hotspots, please contact the...

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Athlete GPA requirements to change for 2022-2023 school year

August 17, 2022

The Dayton Board of Education voted 4-3 to temporarily revise the Interscholastic Extracurricular Eligibility Policy, which was introduced by Board Member Dr. Chrisondra Goodwine, at Tuesday’s meeting. This policy change will allow students with a GPA between 1.0 and 1.99 to participate in athletics as long as the...

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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...