DPS News

  • Technology Becomes Essential Classroom Tool

    If you were to go into classrooms around Dalton Public Schools, there is a good chance you may see students using any number of devices including laptops, smartphones, tablets and more. But these students are not texting or updating their … Continue reading

  • Blue Ridge Health Fair Gets Students Up and Moving

    The Blue Ridge student body took part in their annual Health Fair at the Mack Gaston Community Center. Students visited different stations and took part in physical activities and listened to ways to make their lives healthier. Many business and representatives … Continue reading

  • Manis, Brookwood Students Work in Wetlands

    Brookwood School students love active learning! Because the school is located so close to Lakeshore Park, it allows the students to have the opportunity for rich place-based scientific experiences and the integration of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) into all … Continue reading

Upcoming Events

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  • Board of Education Work Session - City Hall

    5:30 PM – 6:30 PM – BOE Conference Room

  • Board of Education Regular Meeting - City Hall

    6:30 PM – 8:30 PM – Council Chambers

  • SHAW IND. Dalton High School

    8:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Dalton High School Commons

  • CHEER CAMP( HIGH SCHOOL KIDS) Dalton High School

    2:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Dalton High School Commons

  • BAND CAMP. Dalton High School

    8:00 AM – 9:00 PM – Dalton High School Fine Arts Wing


Dr. Rick Little Leads City Park as Community of Learners

In 1985, Dr. Rick Little made his way to Dalton Public Schools. Little took a position as a physical education teacher at City Park, but in 1987, Little moved on to become the assistant principal at Dalton Junior High School. But by 1991, Little found his way back to City Park to take on the role of principal.