Welcome Stadium: Honoring and Advancing our Legacy

DPS launches “Welcome Stadium: Honoring and Advancing Our Legacy” Fundraising Campaign

Alexandra KincaidNews

The Dayton Public School District is proud to announce the official launch of the “Welcome Stadium: Honoring and Advancing Our Legacy” campaign, which aims to raise $10 million to further enhance the historic stadium.  The Welcome Stadium renovation project began in 2022 in an effort to turn the stadium into a state-of-the-art facility, featuring a new field, track, press box, …

Welcome Stadium: Honoring and Advancing our Legacy

“Game of the Week” Sponsorships Now Available

Alexandra KincaidNews

Dayton Public Schools has embarked on a renovation project for Welcome Stadium that will transform the facility into a state-of-the-art sports complex. In an effort to help fundraise the remaining cost of the facility, the district will be live-streaming a Game of the Week throughout the 2023 Football season and will offer sponsorship opportunities for local businesses.  The Game of …

Welcome Stadium: Honoring and Advancing our Legacy

Welcome to Welcome Golf Benefit

Adrianna DaviesNews

Take part in the first Welcome to Welcome Golf Benefit! When – Saturday, August 26th, 2023 with a shotgun start at 1:30 PM Where – Graywolf Golf Course – 1 Club Drive, Clayton, Ohio 45315 $100 per person / $400 per team Pay at the course or in advance Dinner is provided after golf 50/50 raffle, ticket auctions, Mulligans, Closest …

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Open Houses & Back to School Events for the 2023-2024 School Year

Alexandra KincaidNews

Dates and times are subject to change. Schools will provide more information directly to families. Elementary Schools School Date/Time Belle Haven Thursday, August 10, 2023  4:00-6:00 Charity Adams Thursday, August 10, 2023 5:00 – 7:00 Cleveland Friday, August 11, 2023 4:00-6:00 Eastmont Thursday, August 10, 2023 5:30-7:00 Edison Thursday, August 10, 2023 4:00- 6:00  Fairview Friday, August 11, 2023 (3-5 …

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Preschool start dates: August 16th and August 17th

Alexandra KincaidNews

Preschool students attending any DPS school will have a staggered start date for the 23-24 school year. Half of students will attend on August 16th, and the other half will attend on August 17th. August 21st will be the first day all students will be together. This staggered start allows students to get acquainted with their classroom and teacher in …

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Board of Education selects Dr. David Lawrence as Interim Superintendent

Adrianna DaviesBoard of Education, News

At its July 11th meeting, the Dayton Public Schools Board of Education voted to appoint Dr. David Lawrence as the Interim Superintendent to lead the district next school year. Dr. Lawrence will assume the position of Interim Superintendent immediately. “We are very pleased that Dr. Lawrence will serve as Interim Superintendent,” Board President Dr. Chrisondra Goodwine said. “He has a …

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COVID-Relief Spending Update: June 2023

Alexandra KincaidNews

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 pandemic, and to help students catch up academically after a period …

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DPS launches new enrollment options for families

Alexandra KincaidNews

In an effort to give families more flexibility to enroll their children in the Dayton Public Schools, the District is launching several new enrollment options on Monday, July 10th.  Throughout the summer, families will be able to enroll virtually from anywhere or in-person at four high schools, seven community events, or the district’s Central Office (136 S. Ludlow St.). Evening …

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District to begin Interim Superintendent search, Dr. Lolli to begin role at Lakota Local Schools this month

Adrianna DaviesNews

Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Lolli has been named the Interim Superintendent of Lakota Local Schools and will begin her new role there on July 19th.  “It has been a great honor to serve the students and families in DPS,” Dr. Lolli said. “I appreciate the hard work by the staff and community to help Dayton become better over the past six …