City of Dearborn gets grant to provide free books monthly to young children

Shared on behalf of the City of Dearborn Dearborn, MI – Mayor Hammoud on Sept. 20, 2022 announced a new partnership with the Dolly Parton Imagination Library and the Amity Foundation to provide free books to all Dearborn kids from birth to age five. The full...

Homecoming events set at three main high schools

Dearborn’s three traditional high schools are all planning Homecoming events this fall, and for the first time in three years, the public is invited to attend. Fordson High is first up this year with the Homecoming game set for Friday, Sept. 16 at 7 p.m.  A...

Walk or bike to school program expands to 18 buildings

After a successful pilot last year, Healthy Dearborn and Dearborn Public Schools are expanding to 18 schools a program that encourages students and families to walk or bike to school.  Participating schools will kick off their Fall Walk N’ Roll Jr. challenge the...

District high school sports streaming live and on-demand on NFHS network

Alumni, students, family and other fans of high school sports are reminded they can watch many of our high school competitions online live or on-demand later for a small fee. Dearborn, Edsel Ford and Fordson high schools are all part of the National Federation of...

Free lunch and breakfast will continue for most Dearborn students

Dearborn Public Schools is reminding parents that the district will continue to offer all students free breakfast and lunch on school days, even as many other districts are forced to step away from that option. Under the National School Lunch Program, Dearborn is able...

Spots still available for free GSRP preschool for qualified families

The district’s Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) is still taking applications for parents interested in enrolling their four-year-old in this free preschool program. Dearborn Schools has 640 spots for GSRP across 14 sites in the district.  As of mid August...

District residents age 60 or older eligible for Premier Citizen card discounts

Dearborn Public Schools has a tradition of welcoming and encouraging senior citizen residents to attend school events by offering free admission and other special discounts via the Premier Citizen Discount Card.  District residents over the age of 60 can stop in...

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Few district students impacted by Read by Third Grade Law

Few district students impacted by Read by Third Grade Law

With spring 2022 state assessments/M-STEP complete, the state has released the lists of third grade students it is recommending be retained under the Read by Third Grade Law. For Dearborn Public Schools, only 34 students were recommended for retention and likely very...

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...

Seven MBCC seniors earn medical certifications

Seven MBCC seniors earn medical certifications

Congratulations to seven students studying Health Science at Michael Berry Career Center. The students passed their certification exams and are leaving their high schools with not only a diploma, but a nationally recognized credential.  The students include: Ali...

High schools planning 2022 Memorial Day ceremonies

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...

Dearborn Police running student safe driving video contest

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

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 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...

 

 

 

 

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