Monday Moves Week of May 20th

Posted by Principal Perry on 5/20/2024

Greetings MLK Family!

I hope that this email finds each and everyone of you well and you had the chance to enjoy all of this amazing weather that Metro Detroit has been experiencing. Please go out and enjoy all of the FREE activities that are happening in our great city! This is edition of Monday Moves is also bitter sweet as our AMAZING Class of 2024 celebrated their last day at MLK on the 17th. Last week ended with the Class of 2024 Senior Prom which was held at the Athenaeum in Greektown. Everyone of our Seniors looked STUNNING and now we all look forward to Cap and Gown Distribution on the 23rd in the MLK Fine and Performing  Wing from 9:00am until 12:00pm and Friday May 24th from 9am-12pm in room B112. Any Senior who earned an Honor Roll Certificate and Honor Roll t shirt will receive those items at the distribution dates as well.

Summer School- Greetings Martin Luther King, Jr. Senior High School Families,
I wanted to provide each of you with the latest and greatest Summer School Information.  Academic Credit Recovery is available for any current high school who has failed a course 1st or 2nd semester. All Summer School learning will take place virtually via the Edgenuity platform. If in-person support is needed, students are welcome to go to their school site to meet with their instructor from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. The site for MLK is Southeastern High School located at 3030 Fairview, Detroit MI 48214.  Transportation will not be provided for high school students during the summer. If a high school student needs to come on-site for support, bus passes will be provided at the Summer School site school. 

In order for students to be enrolled parent must go to . Enrollment for the Summer is not complete until parents complete this link. Once completed MLK Counselors will be able to register students for courses that they failed during 1st Semester, or currently on track for failing 2nd Semester.  All MLK students are expected to be on grade level track for graduation in order to return to MLK in the fall. Summer school is only for courses failed, not courses that the student has never taken before or for enrichment. The deadline for registering for Summer School is Friday, May 24th.

Have questions about Summer School please go to or contact your students Counselor at the email addresses below. 

A-J-  Ms. Kaplan
H-O Ms. Barnes
P-Z  Mr. Miller

If you have more questions, please see the Frequently Asked Questions Section of the Summer School website or contact your students' Counselor or any member of the MLK Administrative Team.  The deadline for registering for Summer School is Friday, May 24th.

**Parents please be sure to have your student with you when registering for Summer School. Summer School will require DPSCD student credentials when completing the registration link. Parents make this a tag team affair have your student with you when completing the link. Once completed the counselors will be able to schedule students in classes. The deadline for registering for Summer School is Friday, May 24th.**

9th-11th Final Exams- MLK Final Exams will be held on Monday, June 3rd (Even Final Exams 2,4,6 Hour), Tuesday, June 4th Study Day, and Wednesday, June 5th (Odd Final Exams 1,3,5,7 Hour), and Thursday June 6th  Make Up Final Exams (1-7 Hours) with the last day of school on Friday June 7th.

Have and amazing day!

Principal P