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Elementary Open Houses & Annual Meeting Dates

Alexandra Kincaid News

Dates are now available for elementary school open houses and annual meetings. Please refer to the table below for the latest information.   Belle Haven August 15th, 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Charity Adams August 15th, 5:00 P.M.- 6:30 P.M.  Cleveland August 15th, 2022 4:00-5:30 PM Eastmont August 15th, 5:30-7:00 Edison August 15th, 3:30- 5:30  Fairview August 15th, 2:30 – 4:30 Horace …

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2022-2023 school supply list now available

Alexandra Kincaid News

The K-6 school supply list for the 2022-2023 school year is now available. Please select a language below to view the list in that language.   English | Arabic | Spanish | French | Kinyarwanda | Tigrinya | Russian | Turkish | Swahili 

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COVID-Relief Spending Update: June 2022

Alexandra Kincaid News

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 during the height of the pandemic, and to help students catch up academically …

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COVID-Relief Spending Update: May 2022

Alexandra Kincaid News

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 during the height of the pandemic, and to help students catch up academically …

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“Get Enrolled and Ready” event on June 27th

Alexandra Kincaid News

A special “Get Enrolled and Ready” event will be held at the DPS School-Based Health Center for children ages 3-6 who need to enroll in the Dayton Public School District for next year. The event is free and is designed as a one-stop shop for enrolling young students. Date: Monday, June 27th Time: 1-5 p.m. Location: Dayton Public School-Based Health …

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Information about district finances

Alexandra Kincaid News

As required by law, all school district treasurers must create a five-year forecast in an attempt to review what future finances could look like. These forecasts are typically very conservative and cannot predict future expenditures and revenues. In fact, since 2017, the district’s five-year forecasts always show a deficit in years 4 and 5. However, the district has never actually …

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May 2022 Transportation Update

Alexandra Kincaid News

Dear Dayton Public Schools Families: The district will resume responsibility for transporting charter and parochial students for the 2022-2023 school year. As a result, there will be several changes to transportation because DPS drivers and buses will be needed to transport non-DPS students.  The district is legally required to provide transportation to charter and parochial students. For the 2021-2022 school …

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COVID-Relief Spending Update: April 2022

Alexandra Kincaid News

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 during the height of the pandemic, and to help students catch up academically …

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DPS senior wins car in 8th annual “In It To Win It” event, gifts it to younger sister

Alexandra Kincaid News, Ponitz Career Technology Center News

Good grades and good attendance earned Thomas Terrell, a senior at David H. Ponitz Career Technology Center, a free car in Thursday’s 8th annual “In It To Win It” event.  Upon winning the car, Thomas chose to give it to his younger sister, Jamese Easterling, a freshman.  Jamese took home a 2005 Toyota Camry that was completely refurbished, repaired and …

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Update: renovations to DPS tracks and fields

Alexandra Kincaid News

Early in the year, the Operations and Athletic departments collaborated on a project to repair and renovate district-wide practice football fields and tracks. In an effort to communicate progress to the students, staff, and the community the operations department’s project progress is as follows: All fields have successfully established new sod. All field irrigation systems are now functioning and operable utilizing mobile …