Detroit Public Schools Community District
Detroit officials aren’t closing schools yet, but they’re asking parents to monitor their children’s social media use.
Superintendent outlines plans to spend the billionaire’s gift on tutoring in literacy and math, pending board approval
The discussion about changing names is part of a broader effort to revisit decisions made during the time the district was overseen by state appointed emergency managers.
A $400,000 proposal from nonprofit Life Remodeled will get a closer look
District recommends renaming Ben Carson H.S., but not East English Village Prep
Tuesday’s winners all aimed to continue the district’s ongoing reform efforts to address poor academic achievement and chronic absenteeism.
Here are the latest results for the Detroit Public Schools Community District’s school board election.
Winfrey most recently served as head of community outreach for the Detroit Public Schools Community District, a role that benefited from his years forging connections with city residents.
Former Detroit school board president Iris Taylor’s campaign has raised the second-largest amount.
Superintendent Nikolai Vitti said the district is on the verge of selling the storied building for $400,000.
Math scores declined sharply nationwide on the first National Assessment of Educational Progress, or NAEP, given since the pandemic, and Detroit was no exception.
Nikolai Vitti was one of nine finalists for the Urban Educator of the Year award.
Students’ interview with astronaut Koichi Wakata represents a showcase event for Davis Aerospace program.
Eighteen people are running for four seats to oversee the Detroit Public Schools Community District
The board backed name change proposals for Carson and East English Village Prep, and discussed attendance and cellphone use in classrooms
Chalkbeat Detroit and WDET are co-hosting a candidate forum at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 13
Join Chalkbeat and WDET as we hear from the candidates vying to oversee Detroit public schools.
Despite growing interest, the sport remains inaccessible for many students
Students and staff participated in a series of activities, from wearing white to holding schoolwide assemblies and classroom discussions, aimed at promoting peace and healing.
Return to the choir room ‘is like seeing your best friend.’
Longstanding achievement gaps and a lack of local resources stymie progress
The 2022-23 school year officially begins Tuesday across the state
Vitti sees improved attendance rates as key to recovery
District seeks to recover lost ground in achievement, attendance and enrollment
At Mark Twain School for Scholars and University Preparatory Academy Elementary School, there was a sense of optimism about the school year
Chronic absenteeism, enrollment losses, facility upgrades, and a school board election are among key issues Chalkbeat Detroit will be prioritizing this school year
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