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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.


Summer Food Service
Summer Food Service
Summer Food Service – Spanish

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


A public meeting of the Budget Committee of Dayton School District #8, Yamhill County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018, will be held in the Dayton School District Board Room, 780 Ferry Street, Dayton, Oregon.  The meeting will take place on Tuesday, the 16th day of May, 2017, at 6:00 PM.  The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and document of the District.  This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place.  Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.  A copy of the budget document may be inspected or checked out on or after May 15, 2017, at 780 Ferry Street, between the hours of Noon-4:00 PM.

Janelle Beers, Budget Officer, Dayton School District #8, Published in News Register:  April 28, 2017; notice also posted on District website: www.daytonk12.org

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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