Highland Park Schools

Financially Struggling District To Close Only High School In Highland Park School enrollment for Highland Park has dropped along with the population.
Activist Robert Davis Pleads To Federal Charges In Highland Park Schools Theft CaseDavis was accused of embezzling funds from Highland Park Schools while he served on the board.
Highland Park High School To Close For Good"We can't even seem to keep the grass cut around here; the athletic fields are in horrible shape."
EXCLUSIVE: Inside Highland Park's Black History Collection Residents in Highland Park are still fuming over the dumping of thousands of black history and culture books.
Part Of Black History Collection Thrown In TrashA group carrying flashlights, dove into large trash bins and pulled out a fraction of the collection of materials from the civil rights movement
ACLU Sues Over Reading On Behalf Of StudentsThe American Civil Liberties Union is suing on behalf of more than 950 Highland Park Public Schools students and their parents, claiming children aren't getting the tools needed to learn to read.
State To Advance Highland Park Schools $178KMichigan officials will advance the financially troubled Highland Park school district $178,000 to help meet payroll this week.
Highland Park Schools Get $4M To Finish Year Despite state advances and bailouts, it was expected that the school district would not be able to meet Friday's payroll.
Highland Park Schools' Emergency Manager To Meet With Parents The man who's in charge of straightening out the finances of the struggling Highland Park school district will begin meeting with parents Tuesday.
Highland Park Schools EFM Now In PlaceMany parents in Highland Park are hoping that this Monday marks a new beginning for their troubled school district. Certified Public Accountant Jack Martin is now in place as emergency financial manager for the struggling district.
State Names EM For Highland Park SchoolsJack Martin, a CPA and the former CFO for the U.S. Department of Education, has been appointed Emergency Manager for Highland Park Schools.
Snyder Sends Letter To H.P. ParentsWhile Highland Park School officials were making their case against the state sending in an emergency financial manager, Governor Rick Snyder sent parents a letter telling them why Lansing should be involved.