Supporters of the legislation say a quarter of anaphylactic shock incidents in schools occur among students unaware that they have an allergy.
Hoodies and sweats are on in parts of Pontiac High School and Pontiac Middle School, because the heat is off in half of each building.
A DPS spokesman says they were prepared to lose as many as 5,000 students this year …
“This is a no-brainer … We have another relatively simple way to look out for our students.”
A new law in Michigan requires the Pledge of Allegiance to be recited in schools, but kids can opt out.
A Detroit project is among three winners of $8.25 million from the Wells Fargo Next Awards for Opportunity Finance.
Jim Nicksich is still trying to get over his 15-year-old daughter’s suicide, but hopes his story can help save another child’s life.
With a new school year underway, students have a lot to worry about: Getting good grades, making friends and hoping they won’t be the victims of bullies. Despite increased public awareness of the problem, local anti-bullying experts say the numbers are still staggering.
DPS announced that select schools will now remain open 12 hours a day, seven days-a-week — offering some new programs.
An annual ranking shows that only one-quarter of the schools in Detroit are providing an adequate education for its students.