Detroit Public Schools

3011 West Grand Boulevard

About Us:

Detroit Public Schools is creating Centers of Excellence in every school in every neighborhood. The district's primary mission is educating students to perform at high academic levels. This fall, the district unveiled reforms throughout the district's 141 schools, including expanded time for reading and mathematics under a common core curriculum, pre-algebra for 7th graders, a tutor for every pre-kindergartner through the Volunteer Reading Corps, additional language courses available, Advanced Placement courses available at every high school, more opportunities for student apprenticeships, internships, shadowing and mentorships, millions of dollars in school building improvements, and new safety and security systems in every school through a $41.7 million public safety plan.

Recent News

Detroit Goodfellows Name 2019 Teacher of the Year at Bennett Elementary

Detroit, June, 2019 – The Detroit Goodfellows announced today the winner of the 10th annual Goodfellow Teacher of the Year contest — Sandra Limmer, a fourth-grade teacher at Detroit Public Schools Community District’s (DPSCD)…

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Detroit Goodfellows Gives Thanks to Detroit Public Schools With Sixth Annual Goodfellow Teacher of the Year Contest

Students have the opportunity to nominate their favorite teacher by May 29Detroit, MI - Now in its sixth year, The Old Newsboys’ Goodfellow Fund of Detroit’s Goodfellow Teacher of the Year contest is underway! Detroit Goodfellows sponsors the…

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