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COVID-19 Protocols and Back to School Information

Brittany Miller News

Updated 7/21/2021 Back to School Information The 2021-2022 school year begins on August 18. Stay tuned for school supply lists, uniform information, and more. Be sure to visit your school’s website for more information. 2021-2022 COVID-19 Policies and Guidelines The Dayton Public Schools will follow the COVID-19 guidelines listed below for the 2021-2022 school year.  As always, the district will …

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DPS students receive free 3D printers as part of new workshop

Alexandra Kincaid Belmont High School News, News

18 students will take part in a first-of-its-kind Digital Manufacturing Workshop designed to help students pinpoint their goals and jumpstart their careers.  Four Belmont High School students received free 3D printers Tuesday. The students are among 18 Dayton Public Schools students who will be taking part in a first-of-its-kind Digital Manufacturing Workshop. The workshop is led by Greg Loughnane, a …

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DPS Summer Food Program to begin July 6th

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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 senior wins car in 7th annual “In It To Win It” event

Brittany Miller News, Ponitz Career Technology Center News

Contact: Alex Kincaid Writer and Content Specialist amkincai@daytonpublic.com Good grades and good attendance earned Brionna Watts, a senior at David H. Ponitz Career Technology Center, a free car. Watts, a Culinary Arts student, won a 2013 Dodge Avenger in Friday’s “In It To Win It” drawing. Ponitz students earn tickets for making the honor roll or having perfect attendance each …

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

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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 …

Summer Fun at the Challenger Learning Center

Brittany Miller News

The district is offering a variety of educational opportunities for students this summer. In addition to DPS Summer Camps, the Challenger Learning Center will hold labs and camps of its own. The DPS Challenger Learning Center is among only 41 in the world. These centers were founded to continue the educational mission of the Challenger crew after the shuttle accident in 1986. Challenger Centers …

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Dayton Public Schools Central Office has moved

Brittany Miller News

The Dayton Public Schools Central Office is moving to a new location. The new office is conveniently located across the street from the current building. As of June 10th, the new address will be 136 South Ludlow Street. Visitor Parking Free parking will continue to be available in the current parking lot, behind 115 South Ludlow Street. Phone Numbers All …

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COVID-19 Preventative Measures in Schools

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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 …

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Five students awarded scholarships at Distinguished Males of Color Awards banquet

Brittany Miller News

The first Distinguished Males of Color Awards banquet was held last week. Five students were awarded scholarships for having excellent attendance and grades, and for demonstrating the core values of the Office for Males of Color. These values include integrity, scholarship, honor, and brotherhood. Speakers at the event reminded students to continue to be good role models for their peers, …