student count day
Detroit Public Schools is starting a new program that provides take-home Netbook computers for students in grades 8 through 12.
Wednesday is the day in which state funding for school districts is partially determined by how many students are in class.
Detroit 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.”