177 Mill St N
Dalton, OH 44618
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Dalton High School serves 319 students in grades 9-12.
Dalton High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 50%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 57%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 32% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 319 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50% in OH)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dalton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Dalton High School's student population of 319 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Dalton High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dalton High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#1019 out of 3233 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
40-49%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
80-84%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
90%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
80-89%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dalton High School's ranking?

Dalton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

40-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 50% OH state average), while 80-84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 57% OH state average).

What is the graduation rate of Dalton High School?

The graduation rate of Dalton High School is 80-89%, which is lower than the Ohio state average of 84%.

How many students attend Dalton High School?

319 students attend Dalton High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

90% of Dalton High School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Dalton High School?

Dalton High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Ohio state average of 17:1.

What grades does Dalton High School offer ?

Dalton High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Dalton High School part of?

Dalton High School is part of Dalton Local School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 319 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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