• Date/time: August 24th, 10:00am to 2:00pm
  • Venue: DPS Schools (see list)
  • Address: Detroit, MI
  • Web: More Info

Summertime fun at Detroit Public Schools!

Come and spend time with the principle and enjoy ice cream, games, music and more at all of the following locations leading up to DPS Open Doors Day:

 

  • MONDAY AUG 19  |  12 NOON – 2PM

    NICHOLS ELEMENTARY MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • MONDAY AUG 19  |  3PM – 5PM

    GREENFIELD UNION ELEMENTARY MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • TUESDAY AUG 20  |  12 NOON – 2PM

    BUNCHE ELEMENTARY MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • TUESDAY AUG 20  |  3PM – 5PM

    MARK TWAIN ELEMENTARY MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • WEDNESDAY AUG 21  |  11A – 1PM

    CARVER STEM ACADEMY

  • WEDNESDAY AUG 21  |  2PM – 4PM

    WAYNE ELEMENTARY

  • THURSDAY AUG 22  |  11A – 1PM

    COOKE ELEMENTARY

  • THURSDAY AUG 22  |  2PM – 4PM

    PAUL ROBESON MALCOLM X ACADEMY

 

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The Detroit Public Schools “Open Doors” Day will be held Saturday, August 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at most school locations.

Schools will offer free refreshments, giveaways and a healthy lunch (first-come, first-served). Parent and visitors can tour schools and learn about academic programs. Transportation shuttles will be provided.

The following schools will offer Free immunizations during Open House on Saturday, August 24, from 10:00 am – 1:30 pm

East English Village Preparatory Academy

5020 Cadieux

Health Care Sponsor:  St John Providence Health System

Garvey Academy

2301 Van Dyke Street

Health Care Sponsor:  St John Providence Health System

Gompers Elementary-Middle School

14450 Burt Road

Health Care Sponsor:  Institute for Population Health

Marshall, Thurgood Elementary School

15531 Linwood Street

Health Care Sponsor:  Institute for Population Health

*Western International High School

1500 Scotten Street

Health Care Sponsor:  Henry Ford Health System

*Ages 10 – 21 only

Note:  All students must be accompanied by a parent/guardian to receive services. Please bring health insurance card(s).


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About Detroit Public Schools

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. DPS offers educational advantages to students throughout the district’s schools, including:

  • Individual Learning Maps for every student at 97 schools
  • 215 Pre-K classrooms at 70 schools
  • Art & Music enrichment for every elementary and middle school student
  • “12/7 Community Schools Model” offering services at schools 12 hours per day, 7 days per week
  • New Parent University and other new/expanded parent programs
  • New district-wide, high-quality Customer Service mandate
  • 7 different languages and robust ESL programs
  • Take-home Netbooks for students in grades 8-12 (with parental consent) and accessible for all students in grades 6 and up
  • New and majorly-renovated state-of-the-art school buildings along with millions of dollars in school building improvements districtwide
  • Safety and security enhancements in schools throughout the district
  • Transportation, free healthy meals and a focus on safe routes to schools
  • $146 million+ in grants and scholarships for 2013 grads

Learn more About Detroit Public Schools »

 

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