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Hayden Poe - 2024 Shuler Award Winner - Best Performance by a Leading Actor

Dalton Public Schools students and programs have once again demonstrated excellence on the stage, garnering prestigious awards and recognition at the 16th Annual Georgia High School Musical Theatre Awards (GHSMTA) presented by ArtsBridge Foundation in partnership with Georgia Public Broadcasting.

The “Shuler Awards 2024,” a live co-production with GPB, served as the platform for announcing the winners of the "Sweet 16" edition of the GHSMTA. A celebration of the finest high school musical theatre talents across the state, this year's event featured 75 participating schools culminating in a televised Awards Show at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, hosted by Tony Award-winning actor, Shuler Hensley.

Important Eclipse Information

Dalton Public Schools (DPS) would like to inform members of the DPS community of an exciting astronomical event that our school community will have the opportunity to experience together on Monday, April 8, 2024. A solar eclipse will pass over North America, a rare phenomenon providing a learning opportunity for our students.

Monday, April 8th is our first day back from spring break and will be a normal school day for our district.


Laurie King currently serves as the Physical Education (P.E.) teacher and Teacher of the Year at Westwood School. Her inspiration to teach stems from a simple yet powerful source – the kids. Mrs. King cherishes the enthusiasm with which students approach P.E. each day, eager to learn new skills and explore new activities.

Dr. Tim Scott Monthly Column - Join Us in Igniting a Passion for Literacy

Dalton Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Tim Scott is thrilled to announce the launch of a powerful new literacy initiative at Dalton Public Schools, aimed at fostering a culture of reading excellence and empowering every student to unlock their full potential. 

Introducing, Dalton Reads!

Q&A With Coach Starks

We are back to featuring our athletics coaches from all of our secondary schools! Keep reading to learn more about Coach Jesús Jacobo Martínez from The Dalton Academy and Dalton Junior High School, and stay tuned for the rest of our highlights!


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