Category Archives: Announcements

Priest Elementary- Middle School is closed today due to power outage.

Catherine C. Blackwell Institute is closed today due to a power outage.

All DPSCD Schools will resume our regular school schedule tomorrow Sept. 27th. Please ensure that students are in school and on time. Good attendance is critical to our students’ success.

The weather will be returning to normal seasonal temperatures starting tomorrow. We will resume our regular school schedule. Ensure that students’ are in school and on time. Good attendance is critical to our students success.

Due to a hazardous weather advisory, DPSCD is issuing an early dismissal for all DPSCD schools for Tuesday September 26th. Additionally, all afternoon sports and training is canceled for Tuesday September 26th as well.

All schools will follow the half day dismissal schedule for Tuesday, September 26 due to near record high temperatures this fall. Please ensure that all students attend school as teaching and learning is still expected. Temperatures are expected to range up to the mid-90s. The half day early dismissal schedule is for school-based staff and students. All Central Office staff must remain at work the full work day. In addition, all afternoon sports and training are canceled Tuesday. For a list of half day dismissal times, please visit the school profile pages at detroitk12.org. Based on current weather predictions, we expect to return to our regular schedule on Wednesday.

Due to a hazardous weather advisory, DPSCD is issuing an early dismissal for all DPSCD schools for Monday September 25th. Additionally, all afternoon sports and training is canceled for Monday September 25th as well.

According to the National Weather Service, a hazardous weather advisory has been issued for southeast Michigan.  Near record early fall heat will continue through Monday with temperatures possibly ranging up to the mid 90s. As a precautionary measure the District is issuing an early dismissal for all DPSCD schools. Please follow the half day dismissal schedule for Monday, September 25.   The NWS is advising that heat safety precautions should be considered for those participating in outdoor activity. As a result all afternoon sports and training is canceled Monday.

Davis Aerospace at Golightly will have early dismissal at 1:15 p.m. due to a building problem. All Golightly CTC afternoon classes are canceled.

Important Back-to-School Staff Calendar

Start dates for employees throughout the district are listed below. In addition, the district calendar will be voted on during the Board meeting tomorrow, August 15 at 5:30 p.m. at Osborn High. Date of Return Employee Group Monday August 14, 2017 Principals/Asst. Principals Monday August 21, 2017 Academic Engagement Administrators; Instructional Specialists; Dean of Instruction/Culture; IEP Compliance Specialists; Literacy Coaches; All DAEOE members Tuesday August 22-24, 2017 Teachers from Partnership Zone Schools (Professional Development Days) Monday August 28, 2017 All other staff members Monday September 18, 2017 Noon-Hour Aides

Western International is closed today due to a building issue

FLICS is closed today due to a power outage

Western International will dismiss early today due to a water main break in the area