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Important Notices

DHS Featured News

  • Class of 2022 - Dates to Note

    Check in here for a summary of key dates relevant to DHS Class of 2022 between now and the end of the year/graduation. Also, students - please make sure the $100 Class Dues are paid.

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  • DHS Assistant Principal Search Underway

    As most of you know, Mrs. Yankee will be leaving us at the end of this school year. We are currently in the midst of the search to fill this position. You'll find more information here regarding the three finalists and the next steps in the process.

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Spotlight News

  • Welcome! Dr. Sara Stetson - Appointed Assistant Superintendent for Student Services

    Dedham Public Schools announced the appointment of Dr. Sara Stetson as the Dedham Public Schools Assistant Superintendent for Student Services, effective July 1, 2022.  Sara was the consensus top choice from a talented field of candidates during her finalist interviews and site visit. We are thrilled that Sara will be able to work with DPS Special Education Director Liza O’Connell in the next few months to coordinate a smooth transition and entry into our district. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Sara Stetson to the Dedham Public Schools community! 

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  • Lit With Words: DHS & Greenlodge Students Connect Via Culturally Diverse Read-Aloud Program

    Learn more about The Lit with Words: Read Aloud Program bringing DHS students to Greenlodge Elementary for a new DEI&J program running from February until April vacation.

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  • New DEIJ Conversation Series Launches at DHS

    On February 14, 2022, Dedham Public Schools launched a new DEI& Conversation Series program at DHS, with the goal of offering students authentic representational voices and experiences.   The first event featured Anthony Valentine of Valentine Inspires KLTR, a motivational speaker for youth on self-esteem, diversity, anti-bullying, self-love, and overcoming obstacles.

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  • More About Student Data Privacy at DPS

    Dedham Public Schools privacy and data policies ensure that the District is ethically and legally protecting student safety and student information, including student work. Protecting students from harm--identity theft, harassment, and unauthorized data collection-- are critical concerns. As an educator, it is our job to ensure our students are protected in this manner. Learn more about our efforts here.

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  • DHS Absent/Release Attendance Phone #


    Please call this number and leave a detailed message to let DHS know your student will be absent, tardy or need to be dismissed early. 

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Mission and Vision

  • 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.