Detroit Students To Receive Take-Home Netbooks On Count DayDetroit Public Schools is starting a new program that provides take-home Netbook computers for students in grades 8 through 12.
Time To Count Heads In Michigan SchoolsWednesday is the day in which state funding for school districts is partially determined by how many students are in class.
Detroit Schools Chief Focuses On Student CountDetroit public schools emergency financial manager Roy Roberts started the first day of classes at Nichols Elementary School on the city's east side Tuesday morning. As the school bell rang, he told staffers to, "have a good year."

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