Students enrolled 1623
School leader Brian Keith Suits
Transportation options Yes
District Dalton City School District

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1250 Cross Plains Trl
Dalton, GA 30721

(706) 428-7800
(706) 428-7850
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4 stars
Based on 16 ratings

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August 31, 2009
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- submitted by a student
no rating August 12, 2009
I have had 3 children go through Dalton Middle School and each received an excellent education. They were not athletes, but did still participate in some sports. I don't recall any student ever being denied the opportunity to play sports because of money. Teams often have limited space and rosters can only be so big. Students may be cut for lack of skill, but never lack of money.

- submitted by a parent
no rating August 11, 2009
I would like it where if you don't have much money you can still. play any sports.

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September 17, 2008
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August 14, 2008
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- submitted by a student
June 09, 2008
Dalton Middle School has provided an excellent education for my children. The teachers are caring and do all they can to help children succeed. The principal is professional, approachable and has the students' best interest at heart. Sports are a big emphasis at DMS, but music, art and drama are also encouraged.

- submitted by a parent
no rating March 19, 2008
dalton middle school has been exciding the expectations of the community.The Students are pushing them selfs & not taking less then 110% of their best

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February 12, 2008
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November 29, 2007
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- submitted by a student
August 04, 2007
The Best school my child has ever been too was Dalton Middle School. It had great teachers and the sports programs are fantastic. I recommend this school to anyone that wants to have fun and learn.

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August 04, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
no rating July 24, 2007
Dalton Middle School is a very good school. I believe that people need to keep in mind that there is a very diverse student base at the middle school when they are looking at test scores. The teachers are excellent. This school is run like a well oiled machine. The office staff works hard to make the parents feel welcomed and informed. DMS has been my children's favorite school.

- submitted by a parent
July 24, 2007
This school has proven to an excellent school for my children. I am comfortable when I come to the school and I feel comfortable my children attending this school. They are getting a top notch education. Fantastic school!

- submitted by a parent
May 17, 2006
Dalton Middle is like most schools in our area. They are struggling with balancing the influx of the hispanic population and teaching them and the American students. Test scores will be lower in a school with 50% to 60% foreign population than a school with 10 to 20% foreign. For example English and Lanquage Arts will certainly be lower due to the slower pace of teaching of the foreigners. So test scores don't always show the truth you have to go behind the scenes. All in all Dalton Middle is a fine school with well trained educators.

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January 02, 2006
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September 19, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
September 06, 2005
The Building is nice, but the school overall is struggling with debt. The challenge program has many good teachers with the exception of maybe one. The attitude of the school could definately be improved. I would not send my child there if given the choice.

- submitted by a student
September 06, 2005
I do not reccomend sending your child to this school. It has way to many students, with many disapline problems.

- submitted by a parent
October 05, 2004
I think that Dalton Middle School is the best school ever. I went to Dalton Middle School the first Year it opened. I was there when we were first at Fort Hill. I was the frist class of Dalton Middle School. I was on Team D. My homeroom teacher was Mrs.Laird. After I completed six grade I moved to Los Angeles. I just wanted to say hi to all my old teachers. I'll the good memories that I had in Dalton were in Dalton Middle School.

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November 25, 2003
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Dalton Middle School
1250 Cross Plains Trl, Dalton, GA  30721
(706) 428-7800
Last modified Dalton Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Dalton Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 20 reviews. Top