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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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...

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COVID-Relief Spending Update: August 2022

September 13, 2022

Over the last few years, the Dayton Public School District has received COVID-relief funds from the federal government. These funds, often referred to as “ESSER” funds (Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief) or “ARP” funds (American Rescue Plan), have been used to keep students and staff safe duri...