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About DPS

Welcome to the Dickinson Public School District, a growing school system in western North Dakota. Dickinson Public Schools has been serving the city of Dickinson and surrounding communities since 1893 and is the largest employer in the city of Dickinson, with almost 700 staff members providing services to over 4,400 students Pre-K-12.   

DPS consists of twleve schools governed by a board of five members:

  • 1 High School (Grades 9-12)
  • 1 Alternative High School (Grades 9-12)
  • 1 Middle School (Grades 6-8)
  • 6 Elementary Schools (Grade K-5)
  • 2 Online Schools (K-8 & 9-12) 
  • 1 Early Childhood Preschool Program
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Central Administration Offices

Dickinson Public Schools
444 4th Street West
Dickinson, ND 58601

District Main Phone: 701-456-0002


Our mission is to prepare all learners for life-long success through a safe, collaborative, and innovative learning community.

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Success for all!