Important Notices:
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Calendar Revision
The Dayton School Board voted to change April 14, 2017, from a grading day to a regular school day for all students.  Students will attend classes that day instead of having a day off for teacher grading.  

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Dayton public schools are the heart of Dayton, Oregon.  Dayton Grade School, Dayton Junior High, and Dayton High School serve over 950 students. Dayton schools pride themselves on a long tradition of academic and athletic excellence, distinguished by a dedicated staff, a safe learning environment, and a supportive community.

A District with Heart….Developing Minds embodies Dayton’s philosophy of caring for students’ needs while valuing scholastic standards. Everyday, teachers, administrators, and support staff strive to do their part to nurture and educate every student.

Located in scenic Yamhill County among vineyards, nurseries, and a variety of crop fields, Dayton’s rural setting is convenient to McMinnville, Salem, and Portland, Oregon.


Open Enrollment 

The Dayton School Board voted to participate in limited Open Enrollment for the 2017-2018 school year.  There are limited open slots per grade level in grades 1 – 12.  Preference is given to current interdistrict transfer students.

Applications may be picked up from the District Office or downloaded from the District website.  If you wish to enroll in the Dayton School District, you must complete the application and return it to the District office between March 1, 2017, and March 31, 2017, at 4:00 PM.  Applications can not be received by the District before March 1, 2017.  Timelines are set by the Legislature and must be followed.

If you have questions, please contact the Dayton School District office at 503-864-2215.

Open Enrollment Application

District Calendar and State Report Cards
2016-2017 Academic Calendar revised 2-14-2017

Oregon State Report Cards 2015-2016

Dayton School District will be participating in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs called the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for School Year 2016-2017.  All enrolled students of Dayton School District are eligible to receive a healthy breakfast and lunch at school at no charge to your household each day of the 2015-2016 school year.  Please see the link below for further information.
Community Eligibility Provision notice – English 
Community Eligibility Provision notice – Spanish

Division 22 Standards:

Dayton School District is in compliance with the Oregon Department of Education, Standards for Public Elementary and Secondary Schools as set out in Oregon Administrative Rules.

For a list of the standards or more information contact the Dayton School District Office at 503-864-2215.

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780 Ferry Street ° PO Box 219, Dayton, OR 97114-0219
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