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Check Out the 5 Things You Need to Know This Week!

Application Schools Spotlight:  Take advantage of the Early Bird Application School application window for Fall 2021; the submission deadline is Sun. March 7th at 11:59 p.m. In addition, please visit to register for informative open houses throughout the week as well as a high school webinar on Thurs. March 4th at 5:30 p.m. #StudentsRise

Be Part of Parent Academy Activities This Week: The highlights include Eureka Math, College Readiness and Montessori Student Enrollment sessions. Please visit or call (313) 873-7490 for more information.

Expect Respect for March: Integrity and Honesty: This week marks the start of our Expect Respect focus on the core value of Integrity and the character trait of Honesty. For more resources, please visit  #ExpectRespect

March is Reading Awareness Month: Celebrate students and encourage Outstanding Achievement by participating in month-long reading activities planned by our Curriculum & Instruction team. For more information and to take advantage of the learning opportunities, please visit and for DPSCD staff, please visit the home page of C & I on the Hub.

Save the Date: DPSCD ESE Parent Meeting Wed. March 10th at 5 p.m.  You are invited to help shape the learning experience and supports for our Exceptional Education Students (ESE) at the next ESE Parent Support Meeting. This meeting will be led by Board of Education Vice-President Dr. Deborah Hunter-Harvill and DPSCD Deputy Superintendent Iranetta Wright. Please visit for more information.

**Students and families get help with your homework by calling Homework Hotline at 1-833-466-3978. A reminder, Homework Hotline is available Monday-Thursday from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. except for holidays and school breaks.**

Stay updated weekly, by visiting DPSCD's Family Newsletter sent every Monday at 6 p.m. by SMS text: 

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