More than 100 volunteers are joining with teachers to kick off the brand-new Holiday Learning Fest in 18 schools to boost education for more than 1,000 Detroit students.
Helping students at their former Detroit elementary school is nothing new to one group of alumni, and now other city schools are taking note.
Greektown Casino-Hotel donated more than 3,000 books to students at the Marcus Garvey Academy and Rose-Hill Academy.
A debt refinancing plan is expected to help the Detroit Public School district to eliminate $200 million of its debt; improving cash flow, says Emergency Manager Roy Roberts.
“Crumbs.” That’s what a committee member overseeing construction of the Detroit Public Schools says Detroiters are getting in the way of jobs.
Some heated words Monday night as Detroit Schools Emergency Financial Manager Roy Roberts holds the first public hearing on his controversial budget plan.
In an effort to improve campus safety and security for students and staff, visitors gaining access to Detroit Public Schools will now get background-checked.
Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh says educated youth will help grow the city.
Detroit School Board President Anthony Adams appeared before City Council Tuesday to promote Financial Manager Robert Bobb’s plan to close more schools in June.
Some classes were without teachers when school began Tuesday in Detroit.