Detroit Public Library & Detroit Public Schools to work together to ensure that every DPS student has a library card To combat the “Summer Learning Slide,” the learning loss that happens when children are not engaged in reading during pivotal out-of-school time, Detroit Public Schools, the non-profit LitWorld and the Detroit Public Library are announcing a new district-wide summer reading [Read more…]
Harms Elementary School has been voted as School of the Year! A total of 11,732 people voted, and Harms won in a landslide with 4,810 votes. A special presentation will be made to the principal, students and staff members of Harms Elementary School at the beginning of the 2014–2015 School Year. THANK YOU for your vote, and join us in congratulating Harms Elementary School. Relive the [Read more…]
Detroit Public Schools’ Proposed Fiscal Year 2014-2015 Budget, which reflects an anticipated revenue decline of approximately $49.3 million, is focused on the district’s ability to create and offer increasingly relevant programs, undertaken on new platforms, presented to new markets, leveraged by public and private resources, while devoting new across-the-board energy to retention strategies.
There's never been a better time for businesses, alumni, community members and everyone concerned with public education to partner with Detroit Public Schools. With a rigorous new five-year academic plan in place and new instructional strategies and a stronger curriculum in every classroom, major worldwide corporations and alumni of local schools are stepping forward to volunteer, contribute and pledge human resources, talent, technology and monetary gifts.
Progress Reports provides a picture of your child’s growth and development. It serves as a guide for planning activities and experiences so that your child will have success in learning.
Early childhood is the most important time for learning. Young children learn best when they have a variety of interesting learning experiences and hands on activities that will spark their excitement for learning.
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