Congrats to our Cycle 1 Grantees

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2016 Cycle I grants awarded to 5 Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD) Partners This summer, the Foundation awarded $82,369 to five program partners serving DPSCD children. The grantees are providing education camps for students, professional development for teachers, and a strong focus on music and arts. Congratulations to all of our grantees and keep up the great work! The … Read More

Little Free Libraries for DPSCD Schools

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Help to ensure that every DPSCD child has access to free books by sponsoring a Little Free Library. Our goal is to have a Little Free Library in front of every one of our 97 DPSCD schools. Find out more about how you can sponsor a Library at Little Free Library or visit DPS Foundation Donation page to make a … Read More

S.T.E.A.M. Summer Learning Events

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Alycia Meriweather, Interim Superintendent, for Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD), today announced the S.T.E.A.M.y Summer in DPSCD program. It is a broad community partnership to engage students in active learning programs this summer through a series of large-scale free, fun and engaging learning/back-to-school readiness events scheduled in August. The full schedule is attached, the first two events kick off … Read More

97 Little Free Libraries Planned For All DPSCD Schools

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Detroit Public Schools Community District’s Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather along with Detroit Little Libraries, the Detroit Public Library, the Detroit Public Schools Foundation and Community Stakeholders are joining forces to provide students with multiple-reading resources this summer. A special Ribbon Cutting celebrating the District’s Little Free Library Campaign was held at Marcus Garvey Academy on Thursday, July 28. We have … Read More

Renaissance DECA team takes third place at state event

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Renaissance High School’s DECA team secured third place at the DECA International Career Development Conference April 22-27 in Nashville, TN. Juniors Jasmine Jordan, Jordan Robinson and Catera Chambers competed in the “Leadership and Teamwork” state event. Congratulations RHS DECA!

Paul Robeson Boys Varsity Basketball Team receives Spirit of Detroit Award

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Paul Robeson Malcolm X Academy varsity boys basketball team, lead by Head Coach Terrell George, received the Spirit of Detroit Award on April 12, 2016, presented by the Detroit City Council. The team received the award for their back-to-back championship wins. Due to handwork, dedication and teamwork, the young men not only won the championship title but also continue to succeed academically. The majority of the team … Read More