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Leaders: No Excuse For Lawmakers To Ignore Detroit K-12 Debt

Leaders say the Republican-led Legislature has no excuse to ignore Detroit Public School’s debt because the state ultimately is constitutionally responsible for it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2015

Students Line Up In Anticipation To Receive Their Free Books.

Bob Evans Delivers Free Books To Students At Detroit Elementary School

Bob Evans partnered with CBS EcoMedia and First Book to deliver free books to 69 second graders at Gompers Elementary School in Detroit on Tuesday morning – along with a complimentary healthy breakfast.

CBS 62–06/12/2013


DPS To Identify 45 ‘Renaissance Schools’ Slated For Turnaround

On Wednesday we’ll find out what Detroit Public Schools will be converted to charter schools under Emergency Financial Manager Robert Bobb’s turnaround plan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2011

Making the Grade 10/12

WWJ Newsradio’s Greg Bowman reports on enrollment in the Detroit Public Schools is up.


DPS Tries To Boost Enrollment

Detroit Public Schools have been working overtime to get students enrolled in school this year, including working on Labor Day weekend.