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Check Out Five Things You Need to Know This Week

Picking the Perfect School Gudie is Available! Tell your family, friends, and neighbors about DPSCD’s 2022-23 Picking the Perfect School Guide, your comprehensive resource for enrolling in a DPSCD school this fall. A reminder, the 2022-23 school year starts on Monday, August 29, 2022. We can’t wait to see you in a DPSCD school later this month!

Drop Box Locations Add to Your Enrollment Options: If you are out and about, you can pick up and drop off your DPSCD enrollment packets for your student or students at our convenient Drop Box locations in the City of Detroit. Our Drop Boxes are another way DPSCD has your back as you prepare for the 2022-23 school year that begins on Monday, August 29, 2022. For information on enrollment for the 2022-23 school year, visit Families can also fill out this survey to request help with enrollment or receive updates from the District.

Parent Academy Workshops This Week: Presented by the Office of Enrollment, you can help your child navigate through the transition from middle school to high school during this Parent Academy workshop on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. To join the free session, click here. Also, be sure to check out the Understanding Students' Virtual Learning Environment on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. to learn the in's and outs of the Power School Student portal. Please join us for these workshops this week!

The Family Hub web page is live! In case you missed it, be sure to visit our new parents dedicated web page, your one-stop source for information on your student’s academic performance, including grades and attendance, as well as District news in our weekly Family Newsletter and much more! The direct link is

Next DPSCD Hiring Fair is Tuesday, August 16, 2022, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Western DPSCD is looking for highly motivated individuals to help our students rise! The District has opportunities for all teacher content positions as well as support staff openings. Please note, registration closes on Monday, August 15, 2022. Masks are required. For more information, please contact DPSCD Human Resources at (313) 873-6897 or send an email to


Summer on the Block Party for Teachers and Staff is Thursday, August 18, 2022: DPSCD teachers and staff, you are invited to attend the Summer on the Block for Teachers and staff at Martin Luther King Jr. Senior High School (3200 E. Lafayette) from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. There will be games, food, entertainment and much more for our teachers and staff while on the Block. Check out the internal HUB post for more information.

Stay updated weekly, by visiting DPSCD's Family Newsletter, an updated weekly version is sent every Monday at 6 p.m. by SMS text and posted to the web: If you opted out of receiving text messages but would like to receive them, please text START to "60680" from the phone line that has been opted out for non-emergency messages. Reply START to "54968" for emergency message.