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DPSCD RETURN FROM SPRING BREAK WEEK OF APRIL 5, 2021: DPSCD Families, students will learn online for the week of the April 5 and 12. Select schools will continue to provide Grab and Go breakfast and lunch starting Thursday, April 8, 2021.  IT and Parent Resource Hubs will reopen the week of April 12.  

Reminder: All State of Michigan Residents 16 and Older Are Eligible For the COVID-19 Vaccine Starting This Week:  In addition, DPSCD is participating in Detroit Community Vaccine Week starting Monday, April 12 – Friday, April 16. To learn more about one of the seven school locations servicing residents 18+, please visit

The Quarter 4 Survey is Now Live! Spring is sprung and so has the Q4 Survey! Your input is critical to the District’s decision-making process. For information and to complete the Q4 Survey, please visit We want to hear from you!  

Online Community Board Meeting Wednesday, April 7th at 5:30 p.m. The Community Board meetings are designed for parents, students, and community members to come together to speak to board members and Dr. Vitti about questions, strategies, and solutions to improve the learning experience for all students. You are invited to join by computer using the links below or dial in using the phone and webinar ID numbers also provided below: 




Webinar ID: 815 0300 6297  

Free COVID-19 Testing Continues!  In partnership with Wayne State University and Henry Ford Health System, the District will continue to provide free COVID-19 testing now through April 30. A new testing site has been added at Academy of the Americas on Thursdays! Please visit for details and any possible calendar changes. 


Stay updated weekly, by visiting DPSCD's Family Newsletter sent every Monday at 6 p.m. by SMS text:

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