Mini iPads for Classrooms

Students in the elementary are using iPads that were purchased by PTSO and friends and the Donors Choose Project

Energy of the Future

Hope and her project for our chemistry class Energy of the Future Fair. Hope's group prepared a working model of a fuel cell powered clothes dryer.

Working Together

Miss Wamble's students work with Mrs. Knebel's students in the greenhouse. K/1 Students are learning about plant growth.

Gatsby Party

Ms. Allen's English class held their annual 11th grade Gatsby party. They were all assigned characters from the book.

FBLA State 2015

FBLA members attended the FBLA State conference. Mr. Moore was awarded Local Chapter Advisor of the year! Wendy Frame was awarded Business Person of the Year. Two Students will attend FBLA Nationals in Chicago. See all of the results on Mr. Moore's Staff Page

Community Service Project

The goal is to increase visibility along the streets & dike for students and community member's safety.

Students Volunteer to "Clean Up"

SHEO and other DHS students helped clean up the bridge between Steve's and the high school.

Celebrate Earth Day

The 2/3 Multiage classes picked up the trash at the Dayton School District to celebrate Earth Day 2015.

History Class at Whitman Mission

Mr. Boggs' 7th Grade Pacific Northwest History class visited the monument at Whitman Mission.


Mrs. Payne's class learns about how recycling can help "Mother Earth"

Bennington Lake Field Trip

Ms. Hutchen's class recently went on a field trip to Bennington Lake

Horticulture Class

The Horticulture Class is taking soil samples with the Columbia County Soil Conservation District.

Wild Hair Day

Elementary students have fun with creating new styles for "wild hair day"

Plant Progress

High school students help students check the progress their plants have made.

Planting Flowers

Miss Wamble's and Mrs. Yenney's classes planting flowers with the high school students!
May 15 2015 Position open for a elem/MS life skill/resource special education teacher.  Please click on the following link to apply for the position. Questions?  Call 509-382-2543
Link to apply for special education teacher

Position open for a MS/HS woodshop teacher along with some Jr. High PE (for one year only).  See our District Employment Page for more information. Open until filled

Position open for a 4/5 elementary teacher (for one year only).  See our District Employment Page for more information. Closing date May 29th or until filled
Job Description

The Dayton School District is also looking for substitutes (Certificated and Classified) for the 2015-2016 school year.  For more information please contact Jana Eaton at 509-382-2543.  The Dayton School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Jun 06 2015 High School Graduation 1:00 p.m. in the High School Gym on Saturday, June 6th.

Message from the Superintendent

Superintendent Johnson's letter to parents and community members.

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Our mission is to promote academic excellence, active citizenship, and provide all students with the opportunity to become productive members of society. 

Strategic Plan

Progress Report

Annual Report Card

ASB Annual Reports

The District is required to provide Annual Notifications to the Public.  If you have questions or need more information, please contact the District office at 509-382-2543

Notifications to the Public