World-class learning that prepares students for success in college, careers and civic life.
Dalton Public Schools held its annual Young Georgia Authors Celebration on Thursday, April 22 in a virtual ceremony.
The Dalton Board of Education will hold the first of two public hearings on the Fiscal Year 2022 budget on Monday, May 10 at 6:30 pm as part of the regular monthly meeting at Dalton Middle School in the quad.
Dalton Public Schools has extended the deadline for pre-kindergarten registration.
HOSA, the Future Health Professionals club, is an international medical club created for high school students who aspire to work in the healthcare industry. Iris Trejo, a junior HOSA club member at Dalton High School, recently placed second in the state of Georgia in the medial reading competition.
When The Dalton Academy opens its doors in August of this year, a well-known and respected local college soccer coach will be at the helm of the boys soccer program. Rury Alvarez has officially been hired to head up the boys soccer program.
The Dalton High School Catamounts literary competition team recently placed second in the region competition.
Josh Deslattes, the recently appointed assistant principal (AP) at The Dalton Academy, has been teaching and working in the Whitfield County School System for the past twelve years. He will be coming from Coahulla Creek High School, where he held the positions of a Advanced Placement (AP) coordinator.
Sherry Flack, a Westwood Elementary School media center parapro, recently celebrated her aunt's 101st birthday in a unique way. Students at Westwood Elementary helped Gladys Hanson, "Aunt Gladys," celebrate her 101st birthday by creating a variety of cards, wishing her a special happy birthday.
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 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.