DPS News Highlights

Join us Saturday, April 18 for DPS’ first-ever STEM-themed Open Doors Day!

2015 Open House-STEM ThemeDetroit Public Schools will hold Open Houses and Enrollment Fairs at the district’s 97 schools on Saturday, April 18 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Learn about programs like:

  • The new Mark Twain School for Scholars, a gifted and talented program in Southwest Detroit;
  • Foreign language immersion programs, like those at Academy of the Americas and the Foreign Language and Cultural Studies School;
  • Two single-gender schools, including Detroit International Academy for Young Women, an all girls pre-K-12 campus, and Frederick Douglass Academy for Young Men, an all-boys school for grades 6-12.
  • Specialty high schools, like Benjamin Carson High School for Science and Medicine and Academy for Medicine and Community Health at Cody;
  • Outstanding fine arts programs, like those at Detroit School of the Arts, Duke Ellington Conservatory of Music and Art at Beckham, and J.R. King Academic and Performing Arts Academy;
  • And so much more!

Go to the Enrollment page to learn more and download applications!

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News & Press Releases

WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS! Western High boys’ basketball team brings home the school’s first state championship to the PSL

Marcus Garvey Academy hosts annual “Career Day” with nearly 60 professionals including Detroit Police Chief James Craig and a broadcast of Live in the D

Subtraction, Addition, Multiplication and Division! DPS to hold 3rd Annual District-Wide Mathematics Bee Competition

Western’s McDowell, Ford’s Flowers have PSL ties that bind back to their coach-player days at Redford

DPS students participate in Solar Detroit Student Design Competition

E.M. Darnell Earley and Teen Leadership Institute students discuss new 10-Point Management Plan 

TWO FOR THE SHOW! Western, Ford headed to Breslin for MHSAA boys’ basketball state semifinals

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Upcoming Events

Jerry L. White Center's Production of the Lion King
4/1/2015 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Schools Closed
4/3/2015 – 4/10/2015

After School Enrollment Fair at ALL DPS Schools
4/15/2015 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

DPS Open Doors Day
4/18/2015 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Under the Influence: Youth Artists in the “D” Speak Rivera/Kahlo by DSA Visual Arts students
4/24/2015 – 5/22/2015

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