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  • Curriculum Advisory Opportunity

    We are looking for interested volunteers who would like to be part of the District Curriculum Advisory (DCA), which serves as a representative group of faculty, parents/caregivers, and interested community members who would like to help interface with community groups and offer insight to the Office of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment on issues relating to PK-12 curriculum. This is a 1-year position. The DCA will meet monthly for an hour in the evenings. Learn more here.

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  • Dedham Now Offering Test & Stay Option for COVID Close Contacts

    Learn more about the Test & Stay program now available for eligible Dedham students. The Test & Stay program is a testing initiative intended to help keep students in the Classroom in cases where they have been identified as a Close Contact to a person with confirmed COVID-19 and the exposure occurred in school.

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  • DPS Hosts COVID Webinar at Greenlodge Elementary

    Dedham Superintendent Mike Welch hosted a live Zoom webinar to provide the latest insight into how the District is managing COVID cases and how the testing programs worked as they were rolled out at Greenlodge Elementary.

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  • COVID Testing Update

    On September 15th, the Dedham School Committee approved the district’s participation in the DPH/DESE “Test and Stay” program which will allow students who are determined to be close contacts to take a rapid antigen test in school to confirm they are safe before returning to class. Learn More Here.

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  • Questions About COVID Safety Checks/Testing?

    DPS District COVID Testing Coordinator and Superintendent Mike Welch hosted an online parent seminar on Dedham's approach to COVID Safety Checks and Testing. Watch the recorded session here. Passcode: 1B=dVBPn

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  • Our Mission: 

    The mission of the Dedham Public Schools, in partnership with the community, is to promote excellence in learning, self-discipline, and motivation.

    The Dedham School System does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin or handicap in its educational activities or employment practices.

    Vision Statement:

    Each graduate of the Dedham Public Schools (DPS) will confidently pursue personal excellence through continued independent inquiry and learning and exhibit socially responsible decision-making within a dynamic and diverse global community.