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DPS High Schools offer Detroit 8th grade students career path options from medical to musical and more

New High School Open House Series tailored for 8th grade students

Detroit Public Schools launched this month a NEW initiative to ensure Detroit 8th grade students can explore the District’s High Schools before the spring Enrollment period to allow parents/guardians and their children to make the best decision possible for their High School of choice. All Detroit 8th grade students graduating in June 2016 are welcome to attend these fun and engaging events.

Cody High Documentary Premieres this month on DPTV 56

Cody High: A Life Remodeled Project A plan to renovate one high school transforms into an effort to revamp an entire community. This movement for a progressive Detroit continues, as the documentary Cody High: A Life Remodeled Project airs on WTVS Detroit Public Television- Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 11 p.m. Highlighting contributions of community volunteers from the 2014 project, this viewing is sure to inspire others to join in future undertakings, while showcasing a powerful and promising Detroit. Volunteers united for several weeks to revamp and revitalize the Cody Rouge community. With vacant buildings and blight plaguing the area, Life Remodeled CEO Chris Lambert stepped in. Framed by Grace Films took the production lead, with Walter V. Marshall as

DPS announces principals to lead eight Self-Governing Schools for 2012-13 academic year, names of Governing Council members

Detroit Public Schools announced principal assignments for eight of the district’s nine Self-Governing Schools for the 2012-13 academic year.  Principal appointments are effective July 1, 2012. School 2012-2013 Principal Detroit Institute of Technology at Cody Mary Kovari Medicine and Community Health Academy at Cody Michelle Parker Cody Academy of Public Leadership Johnathon Matthews Osborn Collegiate Academy of Mathematics, Science, and Technology Tanya Bowman Osborn College Preparatory Academy Calvin B. Patillo Osborn Evergreen Academy of Design and Alternative Energy Felicia Cook Dr. Benjamin Carson School for Science and Medicine Brenda Belcher Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Ricardo Martin The Self-Governing Schools Initiative is a key component of Emergency Manager Roy S. Roberts’ Action Plan for 2012-2013. “We know that a “one