Detroit Public Schools
Teacher Staffing 2012-13 School Year
Frequently Asked Questions
As of August 7, 2012
1. What are the four categories of teacher effectiveness?
The ratings are as follows:
The algorithm for teacher scoring included: teacher evaluation rating, attendance,
disciplinary record, and special accomplishments.
2. How many teachers have received letters of intent for the 2012-13 school year?
3. When will remaining notifications be sent?
Teachers will be sent final assignments on August 13th.
4. Where can a DPS teacher go for additional information and to have further questions
Please contact the Office of Human Resources for assistance, (313) 873-8550 or