District changes bidding website, launches online auction

In two separate fiscal steps, Dearborn Public Schools has changed how vendors can bid for contracts with the district and has launched an auction to sell surplus goods. As of Feb. 1, the district began using Bidnet Direct to solicit bids for work in Dearborn Public...

Free Parent University classes set for Feb. 24 and March 3

Parents are every child’s first teachers, and Dearborn Public Schools is offering some free lessons for those teachers. Parent University will run on Feb. 24 and March 3.  The free, one-hour sessions are open to parents or other caregivers and their children ages...

HFEC, DCMST now taking applications for next year’s ninth grade

Know an eighth grader Interested in a specialized four- or five-year high school program? January and February are when the district takes applications for four specialized programs that run for all of high school.  Eighth graders and their parents - both in and...

District creates challenged book list, a way for parents to opt students out of those titles

Dearborn Public Schools has compiled a list of library books challenged by district parents and residents and created a way for parents to opt their child out of being able to check out any of those books that were allowed to remain. The Challenged Book list includes...

December facilities update – Info at January meeting, AC selection explained

This is an interesting time for those interested in Dearborn Public Schools facilities. At the Jan. 10, 2023 Board of Education meeting, Fielding International will give an update about its work to create a long-term Future of Learning plan for Dearborn.  The...

Chatting with the Superintendent events return

Parents, students and community members are invited to chat about Dearborn Public Schools with Superintendent Dr. Glenn Maleyko at any of a series of upcoming events, with the first one on Dec. 13. The informal meetings are called Chatting with the...

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Nov. 14 Board of Education meeting to be held at Stout

Nov. 14 Board of Education meeting to be held at Stout

The Dearborn Public Schools Board of Education is planning to hold its Nov. 14, 2022 regular meeting at Stout Middle School. The district moved its reconvened October meeting to Stout to hold extremely large crowds interested in attending to speak and hear about books...

Empty Bowls returns Nov. 14

Empty Bowls returns Nov. 14

The Dearborn Public Schools Art department is hosting its 31st annual Empty Bowls meal on Monday, November 14, 2022 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at Park Place Banquet Hall, 23400 Park Street, Dearborn.  For a minimum suggested $5 donation, guests who attend this...

Annual Holiday Boutique returns to Lindbergh Elementary

Annual Holiday Boutique returns to Lindbergh Elementary

Those already looking for a little bit of holiday spirit - or who just enjoy some handmade items from crafts to cookies - are invited to the 49th annual Lindbergh Holiday Boutique. The event runs on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the school, 500...

Edsel Ford High hosting public college and career fair on Nov. 10

Edsel Ford High hosting public college and career fair on Nov. 10

High school students, their parents and the public are invited to a College/Career Fair at Edsel Ford High School on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The free event will be held in the cafeteria of the school at 20601 Rotunda Drive, Dearborn.  It is...

Board of Education will resume board meeting at Stout on Thursday

Board of Education will resume board meeting at Stout on Thursday

The Board of Education on Thursday will reconvene the regular meeting it was forced to suspend on Monday due to safety concern. Thursday’s meeting will be held in the auditorium at Stout Middle School, 18500 Oakwood Blvd, Dearborn.  Initially the district planned...

District revamps media center book review process

District revamps media center book review process

Dearborn Public Schools on Wednesday (Oct. 5, 2022) released its new criteria for how books in school libraries will be evaluated and how parents can address concerns they have about specific titles. The district plans to continue to offer a robust and diverse...

Homecoming events set at three main high schools

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

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...

Free lunch and breakfast will continue for most Dearborn students

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...

 

 

 

 

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