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Our mission is to empower all students for the choices and challenges of the twenty-first century.  We believe that we should teach students to respect themselves, others, and the environment, that we should teach students to participate productively and responsibly in a rapidly changing society, that we should teach them to communicate effectively, that we should teach them to use cooperative and independent learning strategies, that we should teach them to apply problem solving processes, and that we should teach them to set and meet high standards.

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SPRING BREAK - March 23 - 27, 2015

Dothan City Schools Superintendent Search

For information regarding the Dothan City Schools Superintendent Search, please visit - DCS Superintendent Search Brochure and the Notice of Vacancy in the Position of Dothan Superintendent of Education.


Dothan City Schools Board of Education Approved the 2015-2016 School Calendar on Tuesday, February 17, 2015.  Visit School Calendar 2015-16 to view. the new calendar.

Choirs from Montana Magnet, Carver Magnet, and Northview High School will perform Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in the James A. Smith Convocation Center at Northview High School.




2015-16 Dothan City Schools Magnet School Process

Over 1,100 Magnet School Applications for the 2015-16 school year were received during the initial application period (February 2 - 27, 2015).  These applications are currently being processed, data is being compiled, to include grades, conduct, discipline, and test scores. Testing will be completed this week for students without test scores.  All eligibility requirements listed in the application booklet, must be met for acceptance.   Parents will receive notification letters during the last week in March or first week in April.  Late applications will be processed once the initial selection is complete.  


Dothan City Schools Tech Camp! Sixty DCS teachers attended a 3 day technology camp presented by Alabama Technology in Motion and Dothan City Schools. March 2nd - 4th, attendees participated in multiple sessions related to implementing technology into the classroom, creating technology-rich learning environments and project-based learning. Participants will train and assist other faculty and staff in the use of technology within their schools.


Thank You Barnes & Noble

Thank you to Lacey Todd and Barnes & Noble for donating numerous books to Dothan City Schools.  We appreciate your support of our schools.  Books will be dispursed to schools across the system.


Science Fair at ACOM

Dothan City Schools middle school students had the chance to show their interests and creativity at the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine (ACOM) on Friday, February 13, 2015. About 60 science fair projects were on display and around 90 DCS students presented projects either individually or in groups. Science fair projects tested students’ ability to think and reason and also employed their writing and speaking skills. Winners will have the opportunity to advance to the regional and state Science fair events. Congratulations to all of the students who participated.

Riya Patel     China Daniels    Liana Shapiro   Lydia Gil

Levi Thomas   Logan Bolton   Adria Bures    Jordan Frederick

Anthony Wittenborn    David Mendez    Iesha Bomner

Jessica Seymour   Kayleigh Nelson

Anthony Ortego  Luke Tullis   Ethan Bolton  Lauryn McKinley

Elizabeth Torres  Samantha Mensur  Sophie Collins

Elizabeth Ann Mullis  Taylor Bradley

Emma Stabler    Andy Shirley   Allen Singley   Adrianna Forehand













Anonymous Alerts

Students or parents in the school community can anonymously submit any suspicious activity, bullying or other student related issues to a school administrator(s). We encourage you to report important issues. Once you complete the contact form below, you will receive a confirmation that your information has been submitted to the school district. False reporting will be taken seriously to the full extent of the law.   Click ANONYMOUS ALERTS to make a report.





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