Student Support

  • Homework Hotline opens Monday, September 13

    We can't wait to begin helping students Rise Up with DPSCD! 

    The Detroit Public Schools Community District Homework Hotline is a free resource available for all DPSCD students that encourages outstanding achievement by giving students an additional platform to ask for help and emphasize problem-solving skills. Students and families can call in for help with Literacy and/or Math homework. The Homework Hotline will be offered during the academic year on Monday – Thursday, from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Homework Hotline will not operate on days that schools are closed for holidays. The Homework Hotline is provided in partnership with United Way for Southeastern Michigan.  

    Contact The Hotline
    Please call 1-833-466-3978 during operating hours and follow the prompts.

    Questions?
    Download our FAQ's here: Student/Parent FAQ's

    Homework Hotline Survey
    Take our Homework Hotline Survey! By providing feedback in this survey, you will help us improve the Hotline and be able to provide the best service for all our users. 


    Mental Health Hotline

    The Mental Health Hotline is staffed by School Social Workers, trained in addressing trauma, grief, and resource determination. School Social Workers will be available to provide online counseling to students and parents. In addition to online counseling, students and families will be able to receive referrals for additional services. This hotline may be reached as an option from the Homework Hotline by calling 1-833-466-3978 during operating hours.


    English Language Learner Support

    Read about the academic offerings, communication tools, and translation supports available to English Language Learner students.