District offering summer meal distributions at three main sites

For the second year in a row, Dearborn Public Schools plans to continue distributing free student meals over the summer vacation. On Thursday, June 24, the district will start its summer meal distributions.  Families of students can pick up food for each of their...

William Ford Elementary hosting COVID vaccinations June 17

William Ford Elementary will host another district COVID vaccination event on June 17. Students, parents and community members are invited to schedule an appointment.  Shots will be available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. that day.  The second dose will be offered...

Superintendent Maleyko again receives positive evaluation

The Dearborn Public Schools Board of Education recently gave Superintendent Glenn Maleyko his evaluation for his sixth year as superintendent, again ranking his performance as “highly effective.”   Trustee Adel Mozip chaired the evaluation committee, which...

Career center offering unique summer learning program

High school students in Dearborn Public Schools have a unique opportunity to explore some career classes, earn high school credit, and possibly get a certification during a free summer program at Michael Berry Career Center. Students can take hands-on classes in...

Some students could be impacted by the Read by Third Grade Law

Dear Parents/Guardians:  In 2016, the Michigan Legislature passed Public Act 306 to ensure that by the end of third grade all students are reading at or close to grade level.  (To find out more about the Read by Third Grade Law and the district’s work to further...

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Teacher of the Year nominations now open

Teacher of the Year nominations now open

Nominations have now opened for the 2021 Alberta Muirhead Teacher of the Year Students Choice Award.   This annual award is sponsored by the Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce and presented by LaFontaine Automotive Group. The nomination deadline is Friday,...

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State Superintendent pays virtual visit to Dearborn

State Superintendent pays virtual visit to Dearborn

State Superintendent Dr. Michael Rice, eager to visit with teachers and students across the state, chose Dearborn as his first stop to make a virtual visit.  The leader of the Michigan Department of Education visited two classrooms...

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Bond refinancing will save district taxpayers $4 million

Bond refinancing will save district taxpayers $4 million

Dearborn Public Schools has completed the first of two bond refinancings, which will save local taxpayers $4 million over the next several years.   The refinancing was the first of a two-part refinancing approved by the Board of Education earlier this year....

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Free COVID testing, student vaccinations at Edsel Ford High

Free COVID testing, student vaccinations at Edsel Ford High

Dearborn Public Schools is again hosting a free community COVID testing site at Edsel Ford High School on Saturday and is inviting more students to receive a COVID vaccine on Friday. Residents can receive a free COVID rapid test on Saturday, May 1, from 10 a.m. to 4...

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Free rapid testing at EFHS on May 1

Free rapid testing at EFHS on May 1

Edsel Ford High School will host another free COVID rapid testing event this week.   On Saturday, May 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. anyone in the community interested in getting tested can stop by the school for a free test. Testing is being provided by the State...

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Schedule students ahead for next year’s health physicals

Schedule students ahead for next year’s health physicals

For accountants and tax payers, April 15 generally means the deadline to file your income tax return. For school nurses and athletic directors, it means students can start getting health physicals for next year's school and sports. Parents are encouraged to call ahead...

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