School History

  • Eric Dahlstrom Middle School was opened in 1985.

    DMS serves approximately 800 students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade.




  • Additional information about the origins of Dahlstrom Middle School was published by the Hays Free Press in their special Echo edition on March 1st, 2017. This issue celebrated the 50th Anniversary of Hays Consolidated Independent School District and can be accessed online here. 

DMS Origins