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School Spotlight of the Week – Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary Middle School: In the Puritan Neighborhood, students are rising at Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary Middle School. With a rich history and a future bursting with potential, Bethune is a vibrant community hub that unites and guides students to success. Click here to read more about Bethune.

Calling all DPSCD Alumni! Are you already on our mailing list? Be one of the first to know about upcoming events, read alumni profiles, get access to volunteer opportunities, buy tickets to the Tyrone E. Winfrey Alumni Hall of Fame, and more! Click here to Join the mailing list: DPSCDAlumniList

Parent Academy Free Mental Health Workshop: DPSCD families join this Free Parent Academy workshop on Mental Health awareness. Wednesday March 20, 2024, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Neinas Dual Language Learning Academy 6021 McMillan St Detroit MI 48209. To access the full list of free Parent Academy sessions happening this week, click here.

Reminder: All 8th Grade Students are Invited to Level Up: Parents and families who have 8th grade students, on Saturday, April 6th, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., the Level Up Expo is your place to explore DPSCD high school options for your student. The morning will begin with an informative Town Hall outlining the high school journey. To attend the Town Hall, Please Register Today.

Parent Listening Session with Board Member Vaughn and Dr. Vitti: Plan to attend the next online Parent Listening session with Board Member Vaughn and Dr. Vitti on Tuesday, March 19, 2024, at 11 a.m. You can access the call at or by phone at 313-462-2305, Conference ID: 422 153 938#.


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