• June 13, 2022

    Posted by Nia Adams on 6/13/2022 6:00:00 PM

    Happy Monday DPSCD Families,
     
    Congratulations to our 2022 graduates and all of the 2nd Semester Perfect Attendance Scholars! Round 2 of the Examination High School Application window is open. Parents of incoming  9th graders, feel free to join the exam high school webinar this Thursday, June 6th at 6PM. For more information visit detroitk12.org/examschools. The 2022 Summer Learning Experiences will begin July 11th and the registration deadline is next Friday, June 24th. As you may know, June is Pride Month! Attend the DPSCD Pride Festival this Saturday, June 18th 1pm-5pm at Detroit School of Arts. Lastly don't forget due to the high temperatures starting Wednesday this week, school will dismiss three hours early. Please contact your school for after-school guidance.  If you missed the newsletter this week, please visit detroitk12.org/fivethings.

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  • Half Days Wednesday, June 15th-Friday, June 17th

    Posted by Nia Adams on 6/13/2022 5:00:00 PM

    DPSCD Staff, Families, and Students,

    Please be advised that due to expected high temperatures this week all schools, except the virtual school, will be dismissed three hours earlier based on the school’s individual dismissal time Wednesday, June 15th—Friday, June 17th. All regular and daily transportation will be provided for arrival and dismissal; however, dismissal will be three hours earlier. The continuation of afterschool events and activities will be at the discretion of the principal. There are no changes to the graduation ceremonies planned for this week.

     

    Nikolai P. Vitti, Ed.D

    Superintendent

    Detroit Public Schools Community District

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  • May 23, 2022

    Posted by Nia Adams on 5/23/2022 6:00:00 PM

    Good Afternoon DPSCD Families,

     

    We hope you enjoyed the first annual come home alumni weekend. Please note the time change for tomorrow's parent listening session, Tuesday, May 24th, at 11 AM join Dr. Vitti and  Board Member Vaughn. Also, tomorrow, visit The School at Marygrove’s Open House at 6 PM. Reminder: Pre-K enrollment is open for the Fall 2022-2023 School Year, visit detroitk12.org/enroll for more information. And you still have time to sign up for 2022 Summer Learning Experiences. Remember, there is no school next Monday in observance of Memorial Day. If you missed the newsletter this week, please visit detroitk12.org/fivethings.

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  • April 18, 2022

    Posted by Nia Adams on 4/18/2022 6:00:00 PM

    Happy Monday DPSCD Families,

     

    We hope you enjoyed your break. If your student is interested in attending an HBCU, join us tomorrow, Tuesday April 19th at 6PM for the 3rd Experience HBCU event, Money Talks. Also, tomorrow is a Parent Academy Session discussing our many K-12 STEM opportunities and an all-classification hiring fair at Cass Tech. Saturday, April 23rd,  marks the start of the 85th Annual DPSCD Student Exhibit at the Detroit Institute of Arts. When you’re free, take a trip to the museum and support our talented students. If you missed the newsletter this week, please visit detroitk12.org/fivethings.

     

    Have a great week!

     

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  • April 4, 2022

    Posted by Nia Adams on 4/4/2022 6:00:00 PM

    Happy Monday DPSCD Families,

    Join us tomorrow, Tuesday April 5th at 6PM for the online Facility Master Plan Engagement Meeting  and Thursday April 7th at 6PM for the in-person meeting at Western High School. Also this week, is the Level Up High School Expo. All 8th graders, please join us at Cass Tech on Saturday April 9th from 11am-3pm to choose your high school. For more information and resources, please visit detroitk12.org.

    Have a great week!

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  • March 21, 2022

    Posted by Nia Adams on 3/21/2022

    Happy Monday DPSCD Families,

    In this week’s newsletter you’ll find five things you need to know, information on this week’s Facility Master Plan Engagement Sessions, and much more. Join us at one of the three Facility Master Plan Engagement Sessions. Today, March 21st at 6pm and Wednesday March 23rd at 6pm the engagement sessions will be held online. On Thursday March 24th at 6pm,  join us at Henry Ford High Schools for the final session of the week. Tomorrow, Tuesday March 22nd at 530 pm, join Dr. Viitti and Board Member Vaughn at the Parent Listening Session.  Calling all 8th graders, it’s time to level up and choose your high school. Join us on Saturday April 9th from 11am-3pm at the Level Up High School Expo.

    If you missed the newsletter this week please visit detroitk12.org/fivethings.

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  • March 14, 20222

    Posted by Nia Adams on 3/14/2022 6:00:00 PM

    Good Evening DPSCD Families,
     
    In this week’s newsletter you’ll find 5 things you need to know, information on the upcoming enrollment period, and the District’s Facility Master Plan. Join us tonight at 6PM at Pershing High School for a Facility Master Plan Engagement Session. Also this week, there are parent academy workshops focusing on enrollment, mindfulness meditation and much more. Calling all 8th graders, its time to level up and choose your high school. Join us at the Level Up Expo , Saturday April 9th from 11am-3pm at Cass Technical High School. If you missed the newsletter this week, please visit detroitk12.org/fivethings.

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  • March 7, 2022

    Posted by Nia Adams on 3/7/2022 6:00:00 PM

    Good Evening DPSCD Families,
     
    Happy Monday! We have many important announcements this week. Tomorrow, Tuesday March 8th at 5:30pm, join us at the regular Board of Education meeting at King High School. Attention K-8 students, join us on Wednesday March 9th at 4:30pm for our 2nd Welcome Wednesday Webinar. If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a member of the DPSCD Support Staff, please attend the Support Staff Hiring Fair on Thursday March 10th from 10am to 2pm. Also, on Thursday, join us at 5PM for a review of the Student Code of Conduct. Finally, read about the District's first state championship wrestler! If you missed the newsletter this week, please visit detroitk12.org/fivethings.

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  • February 28, 2022

    Posted by Nia Adams on 2/28/2022 6:00:00 PM

    Good Evening, DPSCD Families and Students,

    Welcome back from mid-winter break. This week we have several important announcements. Please review Dr. Vitti's DPSCD Mask update, we are still required to wear masks. Also, note there is a community engagement session tomorrow, March 1 to discuss Henry Ford, Mumford and Cody. March kicks off National Reading Month, set your goals and let's read! Check out Five Things You Need to Know, and don't forget to celebrate our athletes who are doing it big in sports. Don't forget to make sure your child is in school every day and on time. Have a great week!

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  • Return from Spring Break Reminder

    Posted by Nia Adams on 2/27/2022 4:00:00 PM

    DPSCD Families,

    We hope you enjoyed your break and look forward to seeing you in-person at school tomorrow.

    Have a great day!

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