World-class learning that prepares students for success in college, careers and civic life.
The City of Dalton Board of Education does hereby announce that the millage rate will be set at the regular board meeting to be held in the Quad at Dalton Middle School, 1250 Cross Plains Trail, Dalton, GA on Monday, August 9, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.
A new face will be walking the halls of Blue Ridge School when school start in August. Kyle Abernathy was recently hired as assistant principal.
The Dalton Public School System offers the following career and technical education programs for all students regardless of race, color, sex, national origin, including those with limited English proficiency or disability in grades 9-12.
Brookwood Elementary has achieved Gold status in the Safe Routes to School program by educating kindergarten through fifth graders on safe ways to get to and from school. The school also achieved Gold status in 2019.
A letter from Superintendent Tim Scott that was recently published in the Daily Citizen.
The Dalton Board of Education will hold the second of two public hearings on the Fiscal Year 2022 budget on Monday, June 14 at 6:30 pm as part of the regular monthly meeting at the Dalton High School auditorium.
For her outstanding work in helping the school and the district through the global pandemic, Bliss Jones was named the 2021 Dale Cook Support Educator of the Year in Dalton Public Schools.
In a year filled with quarantines, virtual school and mask-wearing, Kid City still managed to surpass their growth goals for 2021.
Increasing Graduation Rate
Dalton Public Schools has a graduation rate of 81.6%, a 3% increase from 2018.
Every student in PreK through 12th grade receives their own device to integrate into their classroom experience.
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 42 different languages and come from 22 different countries.
Elementary students at 5 schools can participate in German and Spanish dual-language classrooms.
The vision of Dalton Public Schools is: World-class learning that prepares students for success in college, career and civic life.