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Dearborn Schools updates 2019-20 calendar

Dearborn Schools has updated next year’s calendar, making spring break 2020 a day shorter due to state testing schedules, but ending the school year a day earlier. Spring break next year will now run from April 6 to 10.  The following Monday, April 13, will now...

Superintendent receives positive evaluation

As the school year winds down, students are not the only ones receiving report cards on how they did. The Dearborn Public Schools Board of Education recently gave Superintendent Dr. Glenn Maleyko his evaluation for his fourth year as superintendent, again ranking his...

Emergency training set for June 19 at O.L. Smith

Dearborn Public Schools along with several city and community organizations this month will again stage an emergency readiness exercise after school dismisses for the summer. The June 19 drill will be held at O.L. Smith Middle School, 23851 Yale St., Dearborn. ...

Lindbergh, Whitmore-Bolles recognized as Lighthouse Schools

Lindbergh and Whitmore-Bolles elementary schools in Dearborn have received the prestigious Lighthouse Milestone certification through the international Leader in Me program. The two schools were recognized for their ongoing effort, and success, implementing Leader in...

Four Dearborn Public high schools named Academic State Champs

Bridge Magazine has again recognized the success of Dearborn Public Schools.  The district’s three traditional high schools and separate early college program were all named Academic State Champs earlier this month.  All four schools ranked among the top 10...

 

 

 

 

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Dearborn Schools updates 2019-20 calendar

Dearborn Schools has updated next year’s calendar, making spring break 2020 a day shorter due to state testing schedules, but ending the school year a day earlier. Spring break next year will now run from April 6 to 10.  The following Monday, April 13, will now...

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Congratulations on another great school year

Congratulations! We seem to hear that word quite a bit this time of year, and well we should. As another school year comes to an end, there are plenty of success stories and accomplishments that need to be congratulated. First, congratulations to all of our graduating...

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Students Speak shows importance of Adult Education

Their backgrounds are as different as the path that led them to the Adult Education program, but one-by-one a group of students shared their compelling and inspirational story of success during a recent Students Speak event in April.   Students Speak events are...

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Superintendent receives positive evaluation

As the school year winds down, students are not the only ones receiving report cards on how they did. The Dearborn Public Schools Board of Education recently gave Superintendent Dr. Glenn Maleyko his evaluation for his fourth year as superintendent, again ranking his...

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Emergency training set for June 19 at O.L. Smith

Dearborn Public Schools along with several city and community organizations this month will again stage an emergency readiness exercise after school dismisses for the summer. The June 19 drill will be held at O.L. Smith Middle School, 23851 Yale St., Dearborn. ...

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Lockdown information for parents

Dearborn Public Schools considers your child’s safety one of our top concerns.  That includes training them how to respond to potential emergencies in the buildings from fire drills to lockdowns.  This sheet is meant to help you, as parents, understand your...

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Lindbergh third graders raise, release salmon

Forget cute and cuddly, the third-grade students in one Lindbergh Elementary classroom had some slippery classroom critters this year. Laura Polidori’s third class raised Chinook salmon over the course of the school year and released them this spring at Ford Field...

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Impact Awards given to four District employees

Four Dearborn Public School staff members including a custodian, an instructional technician, a social responsibility room supervisor, and a bus dispatcher were honored as Impact Award winners on Tuesday night. This is the fifth year for Impact Awards, which honor...

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Students reminded to stay focused on the goal

Greetings, This is a good time of year to call to mind that classic fable of the Hare and the Tortoise. We all know how it goes.  The hare, being much faster, zooms ahead of the tortoise but his overconfidence and reckless attitude results in disaster. The hare...

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