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Check Out Five Things You Need to Know This Week!
COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics at DPSCD Hubs This Summer: In partnership with the Detroit Health Department (DHD), the District is providing COVID-19 vaccinations at its three Technology and Family Resources Hub locations. The clinics are available from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Monday’s at Munger Elementary-Middle School, Wednesday’s at East English Village Preparatory Academy (EEVP) and Thursday’s at Renaissance High School. For more information, please visit https://bit.ly/3xNXJwx
DPSCD Parent Academy Summer Sessions This Week-Enrollment: If you need help with enrolling at a DPSCD School, we have support for you through the Parent Academy. The Office of Enrollment will conduct an online workshop, Enrolling in DPSCD, Tues. July 20 from 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Please visit www.detroitk12.org/parentacademy for further details as well as information on other great classes this week! We can’t wait to see you in school when the 21-22 school year begins on September 7!
Summer on the Block Thurs. July 22 at Mumford High 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Come and join us for Summer on the Block this week and get helpful resources, access to support services as well as information about your school community. We’ll see you on the Block at Mumford High School, 17525 Wyoming in Detroit. Share the full Summer on the Block schedule here.
DPSCD School Video Tours: Osborn High School There are more than 100 K-12 schools in Detroit offering programs to fit your child's needs. Each of the DPSCD high schools offer a unique career pathway and when enrolled in a DPSCD school, your child will be eligible for the Detroit Promise Scholarship, a 2- or 4-year scholarship upon graduation from high school. We provide a clear path to your success! Visit the DPSCD YouTube page to “tour” a school near you. To learn more about Osborn, please click the link Osborn High School which will take you to the school’s webpage.
The Annual Back to School Expo is Sat. Aug 28, 2021 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.! Meet and greet school staff, explore school programs, and get your questions answered as you prepare to return to school on September 7. The Back to School Expo will be held at three convenient locations: East English Village Preparatory Academy, Western International High School and Randolph Career Tech Center. Save the date and look for more information on the District’s website and social media platforms. We are excited to see you this fall!
Reminders and Save the Date:
Summer Learning Experiences enrollment is closed. We thank you for participating.
Become a DPSCD Ambassador! Save the date Wednesday, July 21, 2021 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. to get trained to be part of our DPSCD Ambassador network. Ambassadors tout the District’s good news in the community and earn great DPSCD sway along the way! For more information, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. And, if you are a DPSCD employee, you are invited to be part of our ongoing home visits and canvassing. Click the link here to start the sign-up process.
Support Staff Hiring Fair Thurs. July 22 11 a.m.-7 p.m. We have a job for you helping students to rise! Positions available include bus attendants, police officers, custodians, trainable aides, substitute teachers and much more. More information can be found at https://www.detroitk12.org/Page/7266. Questions? Please email recruitment at detroitk12.org.
Parent Listening Session Tues. July 27 @ 5:30 p.m. Your Input Matters! Hosted by Dr. Vitti & Board Member Vaughn, save the date and join us to hear updates on summer learning, fall 2021 planning as well as sharing your ideas to support our students. Join the meeting by using this link bit.ly/313ZKGc.