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  • Grandma's Coffee Cake

    Riverdale PTO will be selling coffee cakes from 10/18-10/29 Cost is $13.00 per cake (cash or check made out to Riverdale PTO) Please fill out form/include payment and return it back to school with your student. Any questions please contact Rebecca Huff at rweber19@yahoo.com * Coffee cakes will be delivered just in time for Thanksgiving. PTO appreciates your support.

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Spotlight News from Around the District

  • 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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  • Congratulations to our Award Winners!

    Dedham Public Schools honored three of it’s educators. Congratulations to the three award winners - Caroline Roy, DHS Chemistry Teacher; Steve Traister, Dedham Athletic Director; and Cindy McGrann, DHS Guidance Counselor.

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  • DPS COVID Testing Consent Form

    These are FREE, voluntary programs for DPS students and staff. We strongly encourage participation, especially for those who cannot yet be vaccinated. Please complete the consent form linked above.

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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.