High schools planning 2022 Memorial Day ceremonies

All three traditional public high schools in Dearborn are planning special events before Memorial Day to remember fallen soldiers from their schools. All three events will take place in the morning of the week before Memorial Day, and all will remember those who made...

COVID vaccine and booster clinic set for May 26 at Edsel Ford High

Dearborn Public Schools is hosting another free COVID vaccine and booster clinic on May 26 from 3 to 7 p.m. at Edsel Ford High School. C-ASSIST will provide Pfizer vaccinations and boosters to anyone age 5 or older who would like one.  Moderna vaccines and...

Dearborn Police running student safe driving video contest

Dearborn Police are holding a student video contest. The department is offering $100 Amazon gift certificates for whoever creates the most popular TikTok videos on traffic safety. From the contest page: "Help us save lives with your creativity and energy. Create a...

Parents can preview new middle school English curriculum on May 18

District parents are invited to come and learn more about the new English language arts curriculum being adopted in our middle schools. A presentation about the Amplify ELA program will be held on Wednesday, May 18, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Woodworth Middle School in...

Salina Schools hosting May 18 meeting on Green Schoolyard plan

Salina Elementary and Salina Intermediate schools are inviting local residents to a community meeting to talk about Green Schoolyards. The Green Schoolyards program is a joint initiative of the City of Dearborn, ACCESS and Dearborn Public Schools.  At the...

MBCC planning Summer Career Exploration program for students in grades 6 to 12

Michael Berry Career Center is again offering students a chance to sample different career prep programs in a special Summer Career Exploration program. Dearborn Public School students who will be in sixth through 12th grade in the fall can sign up for the free...

Dearborn High film students win awards, plan annual film festival

Several Dearborn High School film students were recently recognized by the Michigan Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The public can view some of the award winning films at this year’s WDHS Film Festival on May 20 and 21 at Dearborn High...

District drops face mask requirement in schools

2-28-22 UPDATE - Per recent CDC guidance, face masks are no longer required on school buses. Face masks will become optional for all students and staff inside Dearborn Public Schools starting on Wednesday, Feb. 23 as students return from mid-winter break. Well-fitting...

New webpage outlines COVID relief spending

Interested in how Dearborn Public Schools has spent millions of dollars in COVID relief funding? Dearborn Public Schools has created a new webpage at https://firstbell.dearbornschools.org/covidfunds with information about how the various waves of funding have been...

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Free GSRP preschool starting application distribution on April 8

Free GSRP preschool starting application distribution on April 8

Dearborn Public Schools Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) will start distributing applications on Friday, April 8 for the 2022-23 school year. GSRP is a state-funded preschool program students can participate in at no cost to eligible families.  To be...

Superintendent continues state leadership roles

Superintendent continues state leadership roles

Dearborn Superintendent Glenn Maleyko continues his role as a state leader on education issues after recently being named President-Elect of the Michigan Association of Superintendents and School Administrators (MASA). The appointment came during MASA’s Winter 2022...

District recognized again for budget presentation

District recognized again for budget presentation

For the fourth year in a row, Dearborn Public Schools has been recognized for excellence in how it presents its budget. The Association of School Business Officials International recently awarded the district a Meritorious Budget Award (MBA) for the current 2021-22...

District spelling bees to be shown live on March 9 and 10

District spelling bees to be shown live on March 9 and 10

The C-O-M-P-E-T-I-T-I-O-N is heating up for some Dearborn Public School students. Elementary and middle school students from across the district will compete in the first annual Dearborn District Spelling Bee finals on March 9 and 10.  Students from across the...

 

 

 

 

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