Exam High School Application Assistance

  • Application Assistance

    Detroit Public Schools Community District will offer safe, convenient support for families who need assistance with completing the examination high school application. Trained staff are available online through June 25, 2021.
    Please review the options carefully. 

    Make an Appointment for Application Support

    Application Webinars

    Join us for two informational Webinars that will provide an overview of all schools, the application process and how to apply.
    All schools will participate, and there will be an opportunity for questions and answers. 

    Wednesday, April 14 at 6 p.m.

    Wednesday, May 26 at 6 p.m.

    School Webinars

    Each examination high school will host an introductory webinar. Learn about their programs, offerings and why they may be a great fit for your child. 
    Attend as many as you can. Return to this page for links to each webinar.



    Tuesday, May 4 at 5 p.m. 

    Southeastern High School 

    Wednesday, May 5 at 5 p.m.

    Communication and Media Arts High School

    Thursday, May 6 at 5 p.m. 

    Martin Luther King Jr. Senior High School 

    Wednesday, May 12 at 5 p.m.

    Cass Technical High School

    Thursday, May 13 at 6 p.m. 

    The School at Marygrove

    Wednesday, May 19 at 5 p.m. 

    Renaissance High School 

    Phone and Video Application Assistance

    Make a 30-minute appointment to receive one-on-one assistance with your application. Trained support team members will be available via phone or Microsoft Teams video conference.
    Sessions will begin on Tuesday April 6 and continue through June 25. 

    Tuesdays: 5-7 p.m.
    Fridays: 7-9 a.m. and 5-7 p.m.
    Saturday May 22: 12-2 p.m.


    Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page. 
    Email the Admissions Team at exam.schools@detroitk12.org
    Call (313) 873-6345


    Application Resources

    Transcript Request Forms

    Download the following documents and submit them to your current and/or former school to request the academic records required for your application.

    The forms may be used by out-of-district students or current District students who have attended another school district (charter or private) at some point during the last two academic years.

    Submit the forms as early as possible to give your school time to process the request.

    Current District students who have been enrolled for the last two years do not need to submit transcripts with their application. 

    Transcript Request Form - 8th Grade Students

    Transcript Request Form - High School Students

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    How to apply on a Smart Phone