February 1 was a first for the school system as it hosted more than 60 various businesses and college programs in an event called Future Fest for all 8-12th grade students.
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Forty-one sophomores spent January 30 learning from professionals in their field of interest for the annual Groundhog Job Shadow Day.
Future Business Leaders of America competitors walked away from the Region Leadership Conference on January 9 as winners.
Students and staff in Dalton Public Schools participated in this season of giving by sharing with those in need. All of our schools donated to a number of community non-profit organizations.
Dalton High School and Dalton Middle School both hosted Blood Assurance blood drives last week with a combined total of 191 units of blood collected.
The idea to fix up the gardens and greenhouse at Westwood Elementary was the perfect combination of filling a need in the community and allowing him to thank a place close to his heart.
Dalton High School senior Morgan Young placed second in the SkillsUSA Advertising Design competition for the state of Georgia. She previously won first place in the region.
Young is a student in the graphic design pathway at DHS with Nancy Hallsworth and an IB art student with Trevor Ledford. She plans to continue her art/design studies at the University of Georgia in the fall.
The contest, hosted by Printing & Imaging Association of Georgia, includes students across the state who must draw and then create a vector logo and a finished advertisement using the new logo with Adobe Illustrator in a minimum specified time frame.