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FHS football opens season on Aug. 25 at the Big House

FHS football opens season on Aug. 25 at the Big House

Fordson football fans are in for a special treat this month. The Tractors will open their season on Thursday, Aug. 25 at the University of Michigan’s stadium in Ann Arbor.  The team will face off with the Brighton Bulldogs starting at noon.  Tickets are $10...

District teaching personal finance ahead of new state requirement

District teaching personal finance ahead of new state requirement

Dearborn Public Schools was already offering high school students a college level personal finance class, even before the governor recently signed a new law that will require students to take such a class. The district, in conjunction with Henry Ford College, began...

July 25 Board of Education meeting to be held at HFC

July 25 Board of Education meeting to be held at HFC

The Dearborn Public Schools Board of Education will hold its July meeting at Henry Ford College. The July 25 meeting will be held in the Andrew Mazzara Administration Services and Conference Center, Building L, 5101 Evergreen Road, Dearborn.  District trustees...

July 26 the deadline to file to run for two open school board seats

July 26 the deadline to file to run for two open school board seats

Dearborn Public Schools will have two school board seats up for election in November, and those interested in running need to file by July 26 at 4 p.m. to be on the ballot. Both seats on the Nov. 8 ballot will be for full six-year terms.  Those elected will serve...

Virtual elementary school opens enrollment to non-district students

Virtual elementary school opens enrollment to non-district students

Wayne County parents interested in virtual school for their elementary school students are now allowed to enroll in Dearborn Public Schools Virtual K-12. Students will be accepted for the 2022-23 school year as staffing allows. The Dearborn Public Schools Board of...

Juneteenth statement

Juneteenth statement

Greetings Dearborn Community,  In 1863 President Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation  and although the document declared that slaves would be free, Lincoln also knew it would take an amendment to the constitution to abolish slavery. That action came...

Four-legged future leader learning at Smith Middle School

Four-legged future leader learning at Smith Middle School

The two-legged students are not the only ones growing and learning at O.L Smith Middle School.  One-four legged learner was added to their ranks this year. Millie, a yellow labrador retriever, is in training as part of the Leader Dogs for the Blind.  The pup...

Statement on Inclusive School Environment

Statement on Inclusive School Environment

June 14, 2022 The Dearborn Public Schools is committed to creating a safe, inclusive, and culturally responsive school environment for all students and staff. Any claims of inappropriate behavior, intimidation, or actions taken against a staff or student based on...

Curriculum information

Curriculum information

There have been recent discussions in the community regarding the curriculum in the Dearborn Public Schools. The district follows the Common Core State Standards. Here is a link to the webpage:https://www.michigan.gov/mde/services/academic-standards. We also provide...