Category Archives: News and Press Releases

District Academic and Assessment Calendars

The Board approved the 18-19 Academic and Assessment calendars during their regularly scheduled board meetings. Please see official versions below. Family-friendly versions are coming soon. 18-19 Academic Calendar 2018-19_Assessment Calendar

Career and Technical Education – Enroll Today!

Enroll Today! Please indicate your interest in enrolling in CTE by completing the form below. Enrollment Form To learn more about what our Career and Technical Centers offer please visit: Randolph Career Technical Center Breithaupt Career and Technical Center Golightly Career and Technical Center For More Information Arese Robinson (313) 873-4480

All A-Board Meeting Hosted by Board Member Misha Stallworth on Aug 20

In an effort to better inform our community about what a school board does and the rules it must follow for public meetings, Board Member Misha Stallworth is hosting a series of All A Board meetings throughout Detroit about school board protocols and procedures. By attending an upcoming All A Board meeting, participants will learn about: The importance of a locally elected board Board meeting norms, rules and operations The impact of public comments Engagement and collaboration with the Board Upcoming Meeting Monday, August 20 @ 5:30 p.m. Renaissance High School • 6565 W. Outer Drive. 2018 All A Board Meeting Schedule Monday, December 3 @ 5:30 p.m. Ann Arbor Trail Magnet School • 7635 Chatham For questions or to request special

DPSCD Non-Instructional Hiring Fair: Tuesday, August 21

Detroit Public Schools Community District will host a non-instructional hiring fair on Tuesday, August 21 from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. at Mumford High School. Apply today at: Great non-instructional opportunities below: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.   Academic Interventionists Attendance Agents Dean of Culture Graduation Coaches School Culture Facilitators 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. Clerical Positions Para-Educators Security Guards Exceptional Student Education (ESE) Aides Substitute and Lead Custodians Food Service Assistants, Specialists and Attendants Noon-Hour Aides School Bus Attendants In addition to the non-instructional hiring fairs, DPSCD will host the following Teacher Fairs for educators in all subject areas with current teacher certifications: Thursday, August 16 at 1 – 5 p.m. at Ben Carson High School Thursday, August 30 at

Next Community Board Meeting: August 29

Wednesday, August 29 from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Brenda Scott Academy

DPSCD Helps Families and Students Prepare to Go Back to School: September 4, 2018

Every School Day Counts campaign will promote first day of school readiness

Family guide to the GOAL Line after school program

The GOAL Line after school program is an organized enrichment program offered at the Northwest Activity Center

DPSCD‘s Concerns with Social Studies Standards

Detroit Public Schools Community District does not endorse the proposed changes to the Michigan Department of Education’s Social Studies Standards.

Ralph Godbee will serve as the new Chief of Police for DPSCD

Ralph Godbee will serve as the new Chief of Police for Detroit Public Schools Community District appointed by Superintendent Nikolai Vitti.

A family’s experience with the Parent Teacher Home Visit Program

The program has resulted in better communication with their children’s teachers, stronger relationships with them, and increased awareness of what is going on in their children’s classrooms.