Dalton Public Schools

  • Back to School Countdown

    Students return for the 2014-2015 school year on Thursday, Aug. 7. Click the link below for information on school supply lists, school orientations, transportation, meals, and enrollment.

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  • Big Red READS

    Big Red READS will be visiting neighborhoods in Dalton until July 30. For a complete schedule, click Read More.

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  • Summer Lunch Program

    Children 18 and under can receive free meals during the summer from June 2-July 31 through the Summer Nutrition Program. Click on the link for locations.

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  • Vision

    Dalton Public Schools is guided by its vision, mission and beliefs. The district strives to ensure that each student is prepared to be a contributing citizen of the world.

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DPS News

Upcoming Events

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  • BOE Special Work Session-Facility Retreat

    8:30 AM – 12:00 PM – Off Campus

  • Back-to-School Orientation Westwood Elementary

    1:30 PM – 3:30 PM – Westwood Elementary School Wide

  • Back to School Orientation Brookwood Elementary

    3:30 PM – 5:30 PM – Brookwood Elementary School Wide

  • LES MISERABLES (SPONSOR NIGHT PERFORMANCE) Start at 7:30pm Dalton High School

    5:00 PM – 10:30 PM – Dalton High School Theatre Entire


    8:00 AM – 3:40 PM – Dalton High School Theatre Entire


Jones Strives to Make Park Creek Warm, Welcoming Place

Dr. Phil Jones has been many places and worn many titles. The Park Creek principal has taught everywhere from Chattanooga to Honduras. He has worked in education for 31 years—14 of those with DPS, and five of those serving as Park Creek’s principal.