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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NAMI offering teen support group and mental health course

November 22, 2021

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...

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Join your school’s PTO today!

November 16, 2021

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...

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A look around DPS: Orff music, free produce stands and more!

November 12, 2021

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...