DPS News

  • Dalton Students Enjoy Visit from Ms. Frizzle

    City Park students’ eyes got big. They whispered to their friends. They waved. They had spotted a celebrity in their own gym—they had spotted Ms. Frizzle. Frizzle is a character from The Magic School Bus series, and she was accompanied … Continue reading

  • United Way Builds Greenhouse at Blue Ridge

    A section of land sitting in the corner of Blue Ridge Elementary School’s campus will soon look completely different. The area will now feature a greenhouse, gardens, and eventually an orchard. The local United Way Young Leaders Society contacted Blue … Continue reading

  • DPS Celebrates School Bus Safety Week

    During the week of October 20-24, schools in Dalton are celebrating School Bus Safety Week. The theme for this year’s week is “Be Smart – Be Seen, I wait in a safe place”. The week kicked off on a great note—Evelyn Borjas, … Continue reading

Upcoming Events

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  • Parent Workshop Park Creek Elementary

    2:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Park Creek Elementary Cafeteria

  • PantherFEST City Park Elementary

    All day Event – City Park Elementary Auditorium

  • CHORUS SHOW ( SHOW STARTS AT 2PM) Dalton High School

    11:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Dalton High School Theatre Entire

  • DHS Cross Country Regions at Canton! Dalton High School

    All day Event – Dalton High School Off Campus

  • Parent English Classes Park Creek Elementary

    1:00 PM – 1:00 PM – Park Creek Elementary Profesional Learning Room


Ehlers’ Goal to Continue the Excellence at Westwood

Scott Ehlers entered the 2014 school year as Dalton Public Schools’ newest principal. Ehlers has been in the DPS system for 14 years—he was a physical education teacher at City Park before he moved to Westwood to take the assistant principal job in 2008 and eventually took over as principal this past summer. He has been in education for a total of 21 years.