Dayton Leadership Academies

A School Culture of Joy and Achievement


Fast Facts


Average daily student attendance.


Parents are satisfied with DLA as their child’s school according to mid-year survey.


Increase in student enrollment since 2016.


In Progress and Gap Closing on Ohio state school report card.

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Mission & Vision

The Dayton Leadership Academies is a free charter school in Dayton, Ohio. We are a K-8th grade school serving over 400 students. The Dayton Leadership Academies strives to educate and nurture each student to his or her highest academic ability. We maintain a culture of pride and excellence for each student. Our school culture and community provides proactive support for each student and continually incorporates our core values of being safe, being respectful, being responsible and becoming positive leaders.

  • Vision: Each child will excel in high school, college, and careers by students, parents, and teachers working hard together.
  • Mission: Dayton Leadership Academies challenges students to thrive and become leaders for today and tomorrow through a culture of joy and unwavering support based upon personalized goals, challenging academics, and partnerships with family and community.

Upcoming Events

Jan 31

Mid Year Parent Meeting

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM (on 01/31) Read More..
Feb 1


4:30 PM - 5:30 PM (on 02/01) Read More..
Feb 4

State Test Pep Meeting

ALL-DAY - ALL-DAY Read More..
Feb 10

Family Dance

ALL-DAY - ALL-DAY Read More..
Feb 20

Presidents Day-No school

ALL-DAY - ALL-DAY Read More..
Mar 9


ALL-DAY - ALL-DAY Read More..
Mar 17

Staff PD-No School

ALL-DAY - ALL-DAY Read More..
Mar 20


5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (on 03/20) Read More..
Mar 27

3rdQ Conferences- VIRTUAL

ALL-DAY - ALL-DAY (on 03/31) Read More..