September 30, 2019

Thirteen schools in Michigan are being recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (USED) as 2019 National Blue Ribbon Schools, the Michigan Department of Education announced.

“I congratulate these schools for earning this distinguished national honor,” State Superin...

September 26, 2019

Ypsilanti Community Schools (YCS) students' art will be featured at a U.S. Department of Education (DOE) exhibit in Washington, D.C., as part of their Student Art Exhibit Program.

When the show opens in May 2020, it will be the first time any school from Michigan has be...

September 24, 2019

Ecorse Public Schools will be holding its first Musical Instrument Donation Drive on Saturday, September 28, 2019, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Ecorse High School 27385 W. Outer Dr. Ecorse, MI 48229 to benefit the school community.

The district's goal is to raise $30,000 an...

September 19, 2019

Eastpointe Community Schools recently completed a $2.4 million infrastructure improvement effort to improve facilities in the district and save money.

The improvement efforts were done in conjunction with Siemens Smart Infrastructure, which assessed the needs of the dis...

September 12, 2019

Ypsilanti Community Schools (YCS) have been through many changes since Ypsilanti and Willow Run schools consolidated in 2013. But with a five-year contract for new Superintendent Alena Zachery-Ross in place and new administrators appointed to key positions in the distr...

September 9, 2019

Saginaw Public Schools are taking a strong stance on phones in classrooms.

The district will be giving students locked pouches for their handheld devices starting next week.

Students will come to school with the pouches and have their phones locked inside.

Students and p...

September 6, 2019

David Dunckel thought of himself as a high school dropout.

That’s in spite of a career in the military and a Bronze Star.

It’s in spite of earning an associate degree, and holding a state job where peers have master’s degrees.

And it’s in spite of winning a national award...