10 Dearborn schools participating in walk and bike to school contest

Many elementary and middle school students in Dearborn can look forward to participating in a fun, friendly competition to earn a chance to win cool prizes just by walking or riding their bikes to classes under a new contest encouraging physical activity spearheaded...

Wayne County Health issues school mask mandate

On Aug. 27, the Wayne County Health Department issued an order that all students, staff and visitors wear face masks inside school buildings.  The county order applies to all schools with grades preschool to 12th grade.  It will remain in effect until...

Requiring face masks part of district’s layered approach to safely reopening schools

Following the recommendations of federal, state and local health officials, Dearborn Public Schools will continue its layered approach to mitigating the spread of COVID 19 as more than 20,000 students return to the classroom on Aug.30. The plan presented at the Board...

Dearborn expanding free GSRP preschool program

Dearborn Public Schools is again taking applications for its Great Start Readiness Program for this fall after recently receiving permission from the state to expand the free preschool program. GSRP is a state-funded preschool program students can participate in at no...

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Superintendent Maleyko again receives positive evaluation

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...

Bryant to host June 2 walk-in vaccination clinic

Bryant to host June 2 walk-in vaccination clinic

Dearborn Public Schools is offering a final COVID vaccination opportunity for this school year. The Wayne County Health Department will administer Pfizer vaccinations at Bryant Middle School on Wednesday, June 2 from 8 to 11 a.m.  The second shot will be...

Free weekly COVID testing available to students and staff

Free weekly COVID testing available to students and staff

Does your child want or need a COVID rapid test before travel or a special school event? Maybe testing is required for your teen’s club sport?  Dearborn Public Schools, with assistance from the state, will offer weekly rapid tests at our three main high schools....

Career center offering unique summer learning program

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...

Salina to host student, parent COVID vaccinations

Salina to host student, parent COVID vaccinations

UPDATE - Community members are now invited to signup for vaccines through this event. To sign up for a shot, please use this vaccination registration link. Enter the name of the person receiving the vaccine under the child's name fields. Dearborn students age 12 and...

District launching Dearborn Public Virtual K-12 school in fall

District launching Dearborn Public Virtual K-12 school in fall

The pandemic forced thousands of students to try virtual schooling for the first time over the last year. For families who feel virtual education best suits their needs, the district in the fall will launch the Dearborn Public Schools Virtual K-12 School. This new...

Free summer learning programs offered to all Dearborn students

Free summer learning programs offered to all Dearborn students

Dearborn Public Schools is offering all of its students free summer academic and enrichment learning programs this year. Elementary and middle school students can participate in the Summer Academic and Enrichment Program. The program for those grades will run...

Dearborn Rotary awards more than $50,000 in scholarships

Dearborn Rotary awards more than $50,000 in scholarships

The Rotary Club of Dearborn recently announced that scholarships totaling more than $50,000 are being awarded to 17 graduating high school seniors in Dearborn, two Henry Ford College nursing students and a military veteran attending the University of...

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

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...

 

 

 

 

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