Public Organizations

Services in Centerville/Washington Township are provided not only by Washington Township, but through a cooperative network of public bodies that work for the common good. The Township contributes to the funding of Centerville-Washington History, Centerville-Washington Diversity Council and Americana Festival. Other entities, such as the school district, library and park district, work separately but in coordination with local government.

Centerville City Schools


Centerville City Schools serves about 8,000 students in Centerville/ Washington Township, offering a variety of educational programs to a diverse student population. Rated as the top school district in the Dayton area and in the top 50 nationally by, the district operates 13 schools, as well as two preschools. A fleet of 120 buses transport students daily to public schools and 15 non-public schools.

Washington-Centerville Library

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Washington-Centerville Public Library is a nationally-recognized library offering more than 350,000 books, movies, music and more. Convenient hours, locations, services and diverse programs make this a popular community gathering place. Locations are: Woodbourne Library, 6060 Far Hills Ave., and Centerville Library, 111 W. Spring Valley Pike.

Centerville-Washington Park District

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Centerville-Washington Park District is responsible for maintaining 51 parks with nearly 1,000 acres of green space in Centerville/Washington Township. Programs are offered for all ages.

Centerville-Washington History


Centerville-Washington History connects the community to its heritage by collecting, preserving, interpreting, and promoting the history of our local area.

Centerville-Washington Diversity Council

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The Centerville-Washington Diversity Council celebrates and promotes an inclusive, diverse and welcoming community for people who live, work and worship in Centerville and Washington Township.