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.
The Dayton Fire Department is seeking students 16 or older to take the Fire Recruitment Exam in March. The exam is a personality-based assessment to gauge suitability for the position and would be an excellent opportunity for students to find out if a career as a firefighter would be right for them. The sign-up form...
Dayton Public Schools Carpentry Foreman Gary Hites and Carpentry Journeyman Rodney Frisby are in the process of building wooden cases for Edison Elementary, repairing cabinets for Fairview Elementary, and building wooden piano carts for elementary music classes. In the photo above, they are cutting laminate for the ...
October 15th is the last day of Hispanic Heritage Month. Throughout the month, Ruskin Elementary students learned about Hispanic countries, famous Hispanic Americans, and much more! Each grade level participated. The projects are now displayed throughout the school. Kindergarten students created Guatemalan worry dol...
To celebrate National Principals’ Month, we will be highlighting the district’s outstanding elementary and secondary principals. Chief Wyetta Hayden provided information about the experience and expertise of elementary principals. “The 2021-2022 Dayton Public Schools Elementary Principal Team is made up of 16 buildi...