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Photo: Dalton High Staff 2023-24
Photo: Hat Toss DHS Graduation 2023
Soccer rings 2023
Image: Football number 5 running the ball
photo Pippin cast dancing on stage
Grace Ridley Lady Catamounts Basketball
Dalton High Swimmer
DHS 2023 5A State Champions
Riley Sother wrestling

World-class learning that prepares students for success in college, careers and civic life.



Did You Know?

State Competitors

14 Teams made it into the State Playoffs for the 2022-23 seasons in the new  5A classification.

Way to go Catamounts!






for 2023

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.

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72% of DPS staff members have advanced degrees.

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Our students speak 18 native languages and come from 43 different countries.

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There are almost 1400 students enrolled at Dalton High School with grades 10-12 and more than 100 dedicated teachers and staff members.






The Fine Arts Academy recognized 34 students that completed the rigorous qualifications for the Fine Arts Diploma Seal. The Fine Arts Academy began in the 2019-202 school year featuring students from the music, art, theater, and film programs.





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    Students from The Dalton Academy recently showcased their service initiatives at the regional Interact Conference, proudly representing the #6910 Carpet City Rotary Club. Sandra Aguilar, Jimena Chun Perez, Jennifer Vargas, and Michel Marin highlighted various projects, including clean-up events, canned food drives, and their invaluable volunteer efforts with the Dalton Lions Club.

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    Dalton Public Schools (DPS) would like to inform members of the DPS community of an exciting astronomical event that our school community will have the opportunity to experience together on Monday, April 8, 2024. A solar eclipse will pass over North America, a rare phenomenon providing a learning opportunity for our students.

    Monday, April 8th is our first day back from spring break and will be a normal school day for our district.

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