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86th Annual DPSCD Student Exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Art is a true testament to the work our art teachers are pouring into our students. The month-long exhibit celebrates talented students from schools across the district. More than 200 student inspired works of art are on display now until May 28. Read More

Free Parent Academy is offering nine workshops this week! From Painting with a Purpose to understanding the FAFSA process, there’s something for everyone. All workshops are free to attend, please see more information here.

Brenda Scott Academy Playground Installation Brenda Scott Academy has a new playscape. Part of the DPSCD Facility Master Plan, Brenda Scott Academy will receive additional major improvement including roofing, heating, doors, and windows. Work is slated to begin Fall 2024. Learn more about Brenda Scott today.

State Testing continues this week. Parents and community, encourage your children to do their best! Get enough sleep, prepare and good luck!

Volunteers Needed: We are in need of volunteers for several programs such as Let’s Read, DPSCD Kindergarten Boot Camp and the new summer learning program with the Detroit Public Library. To become a volunteer, please complete the form today.


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