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Join Our Oct. 22 Exam High School Application Webinar!

With the window to apply for admission to the six DPSCD Examination High Schools opening on Monday, October 12, 2020 at 12 p.m. and closing on Sunday, November 15 at 11:59 p.m., the District will be providing an array of resources to help families complete and submit their applications.

Exam High School Application Webinars

Exam High School Virtual Open Houses

Each of the six examination high schools will hold an online open houses. Please visit for each school meeting links.

  • Communication and Media Arts (CMA) - Tuesday, October 27 from 6 p.m.-7 p.m. 
  • Southeastern - Wednesday, October 28 at 6 p.m.
  • Renaissance  - Thursday, November 5 5 p.m.-7 p.m.
  • Cass Tech - Monday, November 9 6 p.m.
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Senior High School - Tuesday, November 10 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.
  • The School at Marygrove - Thursday, November 12 5:30 p.m.

In-Person Application Assistance

In addition, applicants interested in receiving in-person assistance with the Examination High School application can schedule a one-on-one appointment starting on Tuesday, October 27 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at Cass Tech. Appointments are available to families in 30-minute blocks and will include access to a computer as well as printer and scanners. To ensure a safe environment, families are requested to limit the number of guests to two individuals per appointment. Social distancing and the usage of PPE such as face masks will be strictly enforced. 

Other in person support opportunities will be held on:

  • Thursday, October 29 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Detroit Children’s Museum
  • Monday, November 2 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Detroit Children’s Museum
  • Friday, November 6 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Martin Luther King Jr. Senior High School
  • Thursday, November 12 4 p.m.-6 p.m. Renaissance High School
  • Friday, November 13 12 p.m.-2 p.m. CMA
  • Saturday, November 14 12 p.m.-2 p.m. Detroit Children’s Museum

One-on-One Application Appointments

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 in person or online through November 14, 2020. 

Please monitor as information on additional resources and support to help you apply to one of DPSCD’s six Examination High School will be forthcoming. A final reminder, the application window opens on Monday, October 12 at 12 p.m. and closes on Sunday, November 15 at 11:59 p.m. No exceptions.