World-class learning that prepares students for success in college, careers and civic life.
The Dalton Board of Education has tentatively approved to continue with an operating millage rate of 8.20 mills. This would be the seventh consecutive year with the same operating millage rate.
Video message from Superintendent Tim Scott.
A letter from the DPS Board of Education with updates about returning to school.
Earning the positions of valedictorian and salutatorian takes a lot of hard work, dedication and time. We are featuring this year's valedictorian and salutatorian from both Dalton High School and Morris Innovative High School. Keep reading to find out more about these successful seniors.
The Dalton Board of Education will hold the first of two public hearings on the Fiscal Year 2021 budget on Monday, June 8 at 6:30 pm as part of the regular monthly meeting in the council chambers of City Hall, 300 W. Waugh Street.
Dalton Public Schools hosted a virtual awards ceremony for Young Georgia Author winners. The school, district and RESA winners were announced in a Facebook live video.
Information about this year's summer school registration and classes.
Dalton Public Schools is excited to announce the virtual awards ceremony for the Young Georgia Author writing competition! We will be announcing all the winners live on Facebook on Wednesday, May 13 at 2PM.
In response to our extended school closure, Dalton Public Schools has developed a distance learning plan to support our exceptional students.
Increasing Graduation Rate
Dalton Public Schools has a graduation rate of 81.6%, a 3% increase from 2018.
Every student in 3rd through 12th grade receives their own device to integrate into their classroom experience.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Program
The International Baccalaureate program is a rigorous pre-university program leading to assessments in six subject areas. It offers a challenging and demanding educational experience across the full curriculum.
72% of DPS staff members have advanced degrees.
Our students speak 40 different languages at come from 22 different countries.
Elementary students can participate in German and Spanish dual-language classrooms.
The vision of Dalton Public Schools is: World-class learning that prepares students for success in college, career and civic life.