Riley McComas, a 10th grade student at Meadowdale, stands next to a piece of equipment in the Advanced Manufacturing classroom.

Advanced Manufacturing student receives hands-on, real-world experience through internship

Alexandra Kincaid Meadowdale High School News, News

Students in Meadowdale CTC’s Advanced Manufacturing program get hands-on experience with tools and technology that will prepare them for promising careers in the field.  Riley McComas, a 10th grade student in the program, is now getting additional real-world experience after being awarded a paid part-time internship with Dysinger, Inc.  Dysinger specializes in precision manufacturing and developing parts for the aviation …

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Q+A: Joshua Gates, Advanced Manufacturing Instructor at Meadowdale CTC

Alexandra Kincaid Meadowdale High School News, News

Joshua Gates is the Advanced Manufacturing Instructor at Meadowdale Career Technology Center and has been with the Dayton Public School District for two years. Gates served in the U.S. Navy for nine years as a missile technician. He worked with complex mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and eventually became a Master Training Specialist Instructor for the Navy. After leaving …

Students in the Belmont Fire Program learn from Dayton Fire Department members at the Fire Training Center.

Dayton Fire Department Seeking Students 16+ for Fire Recruitment Exam in March

Alexandra Kincaid Belmont High School News, Dunbar Early College High School News, Meadowdale High School News, Mound Street Academy News, News, Ponitz Career Technology Center News, Stivers News, Thurgood Marshall News

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 for the exam will open …

A student practices taping the wrist of another student in the Exercise Science classroom.

Meadowdale’s Exercise Science Pathway Prepares Students for Careers in Fitness, Physical Therapy and More

Alexandra Kincaid Meadowdale High School News, News

Students in the Exercise Science pathway at Meadowdale Career Technology Center prepare to enter careers in personal fitness and physical therapy. Upon graduation, students can begin entry-level careers or pursue post-secondary education. In this program, students learn about the body and how it moves, and have regular physical conditioning and weight lifting sessions. Students also learn about sports medicine, injury …

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Athletic Field Renovations

Brittany Miller Belmont High School News, Dunbar Early College High School News, Meadowdale High School News, News, Ponitz Career Technology Center News, Thurgood Marshall News

The Dayton Public Schools continue to upgrade and update the facilities and grounds for each of our buildings. A very significant project this year is to update our athletic fields and practice areas. In an effort to get this work done, community activities, as well as DPS activities on these fields and tracks, will need to be stopped while work …

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Notice Re: High School Busing Quadrants

Brittany Miller Belmont High School News, Dunbar Early College High School News, Meadowdale High School News, Mound Street Academy News, Ponitz Career Technology Center News, Stivers News, Thurgood Marshall News

As with elementary and middle school student busing, students are bused within quadrant for high school. The only exception applies to students attending David H. Ponitz CTC, Meadowdale CTC or Stivers School for the Arts. Students who attend one of these specialty schools are eligible for out-of-quadrant busing, if busing is needed. Additionally, students with an IEP that requires busing …

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DPS Summer Food Program to begin July 6th

Brittany Miller Belle Haven Elementary News, Belmont High School News, Charity Adams Earley Academy News, Cleveland Elementary News, Dunbar Early College High School News, Eastmont Elementary News, Edison Elementary News, Edwin Joel Brown Elementary News, Fairview Elementary News, Horace Mann Elementary News, Kemp Elementary News, Kiser Elementary News, Louise Troy Elementary News, Meadowdale High School News, Mound Street Academy News, News, Ponitz Career Technology Center News, River’s Edge Montessori Elementary News, Roosevelt Elementary News, Rosa Parks Early Learning Center News, Ruskin Elementary News, Stivers News, Thurgood Marshall News, Valerie Elementary News, Westwood Elementary News, Wogaman Middle School News, Wright Brothers Elementary News

Media Contact: Alex Kincaid Writer and Content Specialist amkincai@daytonpublic.com For Immediate Release Children 18 and under are eligible to receive free meals throughout the summer through the Dayton Public School District’s Summer Food Program. Beginning Tuesday, July 6, 2021, breakfast, lunch and a snack will be available in various churches, summer camps, as well as schools that are holding summer …

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Meadowdale Graduation Postponed

Brittany Miller Meadowdale High School News, News

Due to a forecast of scattered thunderstorms at 5:00 p.m., Meadowdale High School’s graduation is postponed and will now take place on Monday, June 28 at 8:00 p.m. at Welcome Stadium. In the event of additional rain on Monday, the ceremony will be held in the Meadowdale gym. We thank you for your understanding as we consider the safety of …

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DPS to provide yellow bus transportation for all eligible students in 2021-2022

Alexandra Kincaid Belle Haven Elementary News, Belmont High School News, Charity Adams Earley Academy News, Cleveland Elementary News, Dunbar Early College High School News, Eastmont Elementary News, Edison Elementary News, Edwin Joel Brown Elementary News, Fairview Elementary News, Horace Mann Elementary News, Kemp Elementary News, Kiser Elementary News, Louise Troy Elementary News, Meadowdale High School News, Mound Street Academy News, News, Ponitz Career Technology Center News, River’s Edge Montessori Elementary News, Roosevelt Elementary News, Rosa Parks Early Learning Center News, Ruskin Elementary News, Stivers News, Thurgood Marshall News, Valerie Elementary News, Westwood Elementary News, Wogaman Middle School News, Wright Brothers Elementary News

The Dayton Public School District will provide yellow bus transportation for all eligible students in grades PreK-12 beginning next school year.  This is possible after the Board of Education voted to approve a contract with First Student, a school bus transportation company that will take over all charter and parochial school routes next year. The district will continue to transport …

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COVID-19 Preventative Measures in Schools

Brittany Miller Belle Haven Elementary News, Belmont High School News, Board of Education, Charity Adams Earley Academy News, Cleveland Elementary News, Dunbar Early College High School News, Eastmont Elementary News, Edison Elementary News, Edwin Joel Brown Elementary News, Fairview Elementary News, Horace Mann Elementary News, Kemp Elementary News, Kiser Elementary News, Louise Troy Elementary News, Meadowdale High School News, Mound Street Academy News, News, Ponitz Career Technology Center News, River’s Edge Montessori Elementary News, Roosevelt Elementary News, Rosa Parks Early Learning Center News, Ruskin Elementary News, Stivers News, Thurgood Marshall News, Valerie Elementary News, Westwood Elementary News, Wogaman Middle School News, Wright Brothers Elementary News

Update June 20: After Governor Mike DeWine’s recent update, individual schools now have the ability to choose whether or not to keep the mask mandate in place. Dear Dayton Public Schools Families: In accordance with CDC guidance for schools, DPS will continue its COVID-19 prevention strategies for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year. The school year ends on June …