• Gilbert A. Dater High School

    Preparing Students for College, Career and Beyond...

  • Advanced Placement and Dual Enrollment

    Opportunities to Earn College Credit...

  • Special College Preparatory Program

    Provides a Rigorous and Engaging Education...

  • New Families Welcome!

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Preparing Students for College, Career & Beyond

Founded in 2000, Gilbert A. Dater High School is one of only two schools in the Cincinnati Public School District to offer the Special College Preparatory Program (SCPP).

The school provides a unique 3 week summer bridge program for new students, an honors program, and AP classes as well as exciting extracurricular activities. A graduate of Gilbert A. Dater High School will enter post-secondary education prepared for success!

What’s Happening at Dater High School

The federally-funded school lunch programs will continue, despite the ongoing government shut down ...
WLWT reports on the Country Music Association Foundation's $30,000 grants to CPS schools...

What I love about Dater

Student at DaterDater is a larger high school with the feel of a much smaller one. Because of caring, highly skilled teachers and administration and a positive, diverse, and inclusive culture of high expectations, Dater students find a home away from home where friendships and successful futures are forged.

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Stephen Sippel


Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.




2146 Ferguson Road
Cincinnati, OH 45238
(Behind Western Hills High School)