About Dayton Public Schools

THE STATE OF DAYTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Striving For Excellence

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Dayton Public Schools is an urban district with more than 12,000 students in pre-kindergarten through high school.

Our 27 schools are always striving to do more and do better for our students.

Here’s why you will love Dayton Public Schools:

  • All of our preschools are rated 5-stars by the Ohio Department of Education.
  • All of our high schools offer Career and Technical Education.
  • We have one-to-one technology; a Chromebook is available to every student.
  • Our College Credit Plus program allows students to earn college credit beginning in seventh grade. Students can even earn their associate degree while still in high school.
  • We are home to one of the world’s 44 Challenger Learning Centers, where students get hands-on experience with science and math, and learn about space travel and exploration.
  • Free breakfast and lunch are provided daily to all students.
  • The DPS 2018 graduation rate climbed 10 percentage points since 2010.
  • Our students and alumni have been recognized at local, state and national levels for their talents in the arts, academics, business, civic leadership and athletics.

By The Numbers

The Dayton Public Schools Board of Education has created a strategic plan aimed at increasing student success, implementing effective instructional strategies, strengthening resources for diverse populations and more.

Click a link below for District Data, our Strategic Plan, and our Ohio Report Card.

 

THE STATE OF DAYTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

“The Dayton Public School District is in a period of transition. ”What are we transitioning to”, you might ask. We are transitioning to excellence in all areas.”Elizabeth Lolli, Dayton Public Schools Superintendent
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