Public PK-12 School District in Dalton, Georgia

2022-23 English


Beginning June 1, 2021 Pre-registration for All New Students - DPS Enrollment Center
101 N. Thornton Ave., (706) 876-4000
Tuesday - Monday, August 2-8 Professional Learning
Monday, August 8 School Orientations
Middle School - Morning
Elementary Schools - Afternoon
Tuesday, August 9 First Day of School for Students
Monday, September 5 Labor Day Holiday / Staff and Student Holiday
Tuesday, September 6 Student Virtual Learning Day
Wednesday, September 28 Early Dismissal for Students
Monday, October 10 Staff and Student Holiday
Tuesday, October 11 Student Holiday/Staff Professional Learning Day
Friday, October 28 Student Virtual Learning Day
Monday - Friday November 21-25 Thanksgiving Holidays
Friday, December 16 Last Day of School Before Winter Holiday Begins for Staff & Students
Early Dismissal for Students
End First Semester (86 days)
Tuesday, January 3 Student Holiday / Staff Work Day
Wednesday, January 4 Classes Resume for Students after Winter Holidays
Monday, January 16 Staff and Student Holiday
Tuesday, January 17 Student Virtual Learning Day
Friday, February 17 Student Holiday / Staff Professional Learning Days
Monday & Tuesday, February 20-21 Staff & Student Mid-Winter Holiday
Wednesday, March 15 Early Dismissal for Students
Friday, March 24 Student Virtual Learning Day
Monday - Friday, April 3-7 Spring Holidays
Friday, May 26 Last Student Day of School*
Early Dismissal for Students
End Second Semester** (94 days)
High School Graduation**
Saturday, May 27 High School Graduation
Tuesday and Wednesday, May 30-31 Staff Professional Learning Days



1st Semester - 86 days
2nd Semester - 94 days

*School make-up days will be used as school days in the event days are missed due to weather/emergencies. Otherwise these days will be staff/student holidays

**Graduation date and last day of school can be affected by make-up days.