Parent Academy

  • The goal of Parent Academy is to provide parents the tools and skills to build capacity and confidence to support students academically, socially, and emotionally. All classes are free and offered in convenient locations to meet parents where they are. Parent Academy focuses on three key pillars: Student Achievement, Personal and Professional Development, and Parenting/Advocacy. Register for a course today! 

    For more information or questions about the Parent Academy, please call: (313) 873-7490 

Parent Academy Incentives

  • Parent Academy Incentives are for DPSCD Parents only. Parents qualify for one incentive per month.

    • Tier 1 - Attend 2 Parent Academy sessions and receive a DPSCD Proud Parent Mug
    • Tier 2 - Attend 4 Parent Academy sessions and receive a DPSCD Proud Parent T-shirt and a $25 Gift Certificate to a restaurant
    • Tier 3 - Attend 6 Parent Academy sessions and receive a family pizza and game or paint night valued at over $50.00
    • Tier 4 - Attend 8 Parent Academy sessions and receive a Parent Self-Care kit and a $25 Gift Certificate

    Incentives are tabulated monthly and available for drive-through pick up on the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month at the Office of Family and Community Engagement located at 16164 Asbury Park from 9 a.m. to noon. Arrangements can be made by calling (313) 873-7490.

    Reminder: Please remember to complete the Workshop Evaluation after each session. This helps us to monitor who attended the workshops and who qualifies for the incentives.