Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Dunkirk City School District, through mutual cooperation and shared responsibility with the entire community, is to empower all students to clearly perceive their goals while developing their skills, knowledge and values to become life-long learners and independent, productive citizens in a multi-cultural world.

District News

Welcome to the Dunkirk City Schools website. Please be sure to check the building or district calendar to stay up to date on events!
  • The Dunkirk City Schools character trait for November is: Citizenship


  • Elementary students: do you need help understanding your math homework? Check out these common core instructional videos we made:
    • Select "School #3" from the drop-down menu at the top of this page
    • Click the "Common Core Videos" tab
    • Scroll down and select your grade and locate the video that matches your homework (check with your teacher.)


  • Under New York State law, parents and legal guardians of a student may request the Composite Effectiveness Score (CES) of teachers and principals to which their student is assigned for the current school year.


  • Be Smart About Safety  
    (Click the link to learn more about this service in Chautauqua County)


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