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The DHS Boys Swim Team claimed the 6A State Championship title in February at the GA Tech Aquatics Center. This is the 4th State Title in the program's history.
The graduation rate of DHS students who finish in 4 years.
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 and come from 22 different countries.
This is an "unprecedented" year. Don't miss the opportunity to reserve your 2020-2021 yearbook featuring stories and images of a fabulous year.
Video message from Superintendent Tim Scott.
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.
A letter from the DPS Board of Education with updates about returning to school.
Annette Buckner, biology teacher at Dalton High School, was recently awarded the Outstanding Biology Teacher Award for the state Georgia.
Virginia Luna, English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) teacher at Dalton High School, was recognized at the state level as an Exemplary ESOL teacher for the second year in a row. This recognition is given to teachers who have been nominated by their school district.
As Dalton Public Schools wrapped up the 2019-2020 school year, two principals celebrated their retirements. Cindy Parrott, principal of Roan School, and Steve Bartoo, principal of Dalton High School, retired this year after a combined 57 years working for DPS.
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.