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Softball Scores 4-25-16 and League Standings

Division One Softball games played 4-25-16: Renaissance 14 – Mumford 1 Western 16 – Ford 2 Cass 15 – East English 0 King 22 – Cody 10   Division Two Softball Games played 4-25-16: Denby 16 – Osborn 5 CMA 14 – Pershing 8 DIA 18 – West Side 5 Southeastern 6 – DCP at NW 3   Division One Standings: 1st: Renaissance 3-0, Western 3-0, Cass 3-0. 2nd: Cody 1-2, Ford 1-2, King 1-2, East English Village 1-2. 3rd: Mumford 0-3.   Division Two Standings: 1st: Central 2-0, Denby 2-0. 2nd: CMA 2-1, DIA 2-1, DCP at NW 2-1. 3rd: Osborn 1-2. 4th: Southeastern 1-1 5th: Pershing 0-3, West Side 0-3.

Softball/Baseball Week 1 Recap

Softball and Baseball have officially started this week in the Detroit Public Schools!   Softball scores from Thursday, April 14, 2016. Renaissance 11 – East English Village 5. Cass 22 – Ford 9. Osborn 19 – DCP at Northwestern 4. Northwestern 16 – King 2. Cody 19 – Mumford 17. CMA 10 – DIA 3. Central 22 – Southeastern 0. Pitcher J’Nai Sykes from Central pitched a no-hitter! West Side 7 – Pershing 8.   Baseball Scores from Tuesday, April 12, 2016. Renaissance 19 – Mumford 2. Western 16 – East English 0.  

Cass Tech “Movie Music” Spring Concert

Cass Technical High School’s Music Department will host its “Movie Music” Spring Concert on Friday, April 8 at 7 p.m. The concert will take place at the school’s Jeanette Wheatley Grand Theater. Tickets are available in advance for $7 or $10 at the door.

Cass Tech student wins 26th Annual NAACP Fight For Freedom Art and Essay contest

Cass Technical High School 11th grader Tamanna Rani won first place at the 26th Annual NAACP Fight For Freedom Art and Essay contest! The theme was, “What the civil rights struggle means to me”. Congratulations Tamanna Rani!

Cass Tech student receives Silver at National Scholastic Essay and Art National Competition

Cass Technical High School student Matthew Lewis was named a National Silver Medal Winner in the National Scholastic Essay and Art National Competition. There were a total of 22 art works throughout the United States awarded A National Silver Medal for Drawing. Congratulations Matthew Lewis, and his teacher Natalie Barmore, for being recognized at the highest level for student art!

DPS students participate in MSBOA District Band and Orchestra Festival

Detroit Public Schools band and orchestra students participated in the Michigan School Band Orchestra Association’s District XV Band and Orchestra Festival on Saturday, March 12. The following groups received superior ratings and qualified to perform in the State Band and Orchestra Festival: Duke Ellington K-8 Concert Band, Mr. Sean Patton, Director Cass Tech High School Chamber Strings, Ms. Deanna Burrows, Director DSA Symphony Band, Dr. Sean Penderel, Director King High School Symphony Band, Mr. Ronald Perkins, Director Renaissance High School Chamber Strings, Dr. Jui Chao Wang The State Band and Orchestra Festival will take place the last week in April and the first week of May. Congratulations to these outstanding groups for a job well done. On to States!

CNN Spotlight’s Big Sean and Cass Technical High School

Check out the CNN Spotlight, aired March 14, highlighting Big Sean’s charitable contributions to Detroit Public Schools’ Cass Technical High School. Link: Big Sean: Investing in Detroit youth “We are so proud of him and honored to be recipients of his generosity.” Lisa Phillips, Cass Technical High School Principal

DPS 2015 graduation rates improve 6 percentage points, beating the State’s rate of increase!

DPS students continue to close gap with statewide peers and are now only 2.4 percent away from the state average; gap was more than 17 percent in 2008 Detroit Public Schools’ high school graduation rate increased six percentage points for 2015, bringing the rate to 77.35 percent, the highest rate in a decade. DPS students also continued to close the gap with their statewide peers and now are only 2.4 percent away from the state average. DPS students beat the state’s rate of increase by more than five percentage points. The District’s dropout rate also decreased by nearly 7 percent to 11.47 percent. (Note: Based on cohort graduation rates and cohort dropout rates calculated for all schools in the State

Congratulations DPS Science and Engineering Fair of Metropolitan Detroit Finalists!

The 59th Science and Engineering Fair of Metropolitan Detroit (SEFMD) was held on March 9, 2016 at Cobo Center. 1,149 students from 110 schools in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties competed at SEFMD, one of the longest running and largest science fairs in the world. The Senior Grand Award winners will compete at the state Science Fair on Saturday, April 9 at Kettering University in Flint, and at the International Science Fair May 8-13 in Phoenix, Arizona. 2016 Senior Division ISEF Finalists Darrell Tubbs Project: Investigation of Nanoparticle Size to Optimize SERS Substrates for Aerosol Par Category: Earth and Environmental Sciences School: Cass Technical High School, Senior Teacher: Sonya Ross 2016 Junior Division Kailah Collins Project: How Much Do You Use? Category:

Cass Tech students experience a day in the life of an MSU student

Cass Technical High School students visited Michigan State University’s School of Law, College of Communications and Football Center on Tuesday, February 23. The students toured the campus and gained first-hand experience of a day in the life of an MSU student! Photos by: Cass Tech Senior Isaiah Williams