Detroit School District Hosting COVID Vaccine ClinicDetroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD) and Wayne Health are teaming up and will host a vaccine clinic at Cody High School.
Detroit School District Going Virtual Through Jan. 14The district said Tuesday that online learning is necessary until the city's COVID-19 infection rates “decrease to safer levels."
Detroit Schools Canceling Classes Jan. 3-5 Amid COVID Spread, Requiring Employees To Get TestedThe Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD) announced Friday that classes -- in-person and virtual -- on Jan. 3-5 will be closed due to the city's high COVID-19 infection rate.
Detroit School District Requiring All Teachers, Staff To Be Vaccinated By Feb. 18, 2022School officials say about 80% of the district's 6,000 staff are already vaccinated, leaving more than 1,000 employees that need to be vaccinated or show proof of exemption.
Detroit Schools Shifting To Online Learning On Fridays In December To Ease COVID StressThe Detroit Public Schools Community District said it will switch to online learning on Fridays in December in response to rising COVID-19 cases and the need for mental health relief.
Detroit School District Opening COVID Vaccine Clinic On Nov. 13 For Eligible KidsThe Detroit Health Department is partnering with the Detroit Public Schools Community District to hold its first COVID vaccination clinic for kids this weekend.
Detroit Public Schools Community District Puts Safety Measures, Protocols In Place as Michigan Gets Back To SchoolDr. Nikolai Vitti, Superintendent of Detroit Public Schools Community District, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the upcoming school year and what DPSCD has done to make sure everyone who attends school will be safe this fall.
Teacher Appreciation: Elena Brantley-Phillips, ESE Teacher in the Detroit Public Schools Community DistrictOur final honored guest is Elena Brantley-Phillips is an ESE (Exceptional Student Education) Teacher for students on the Autism Spectrum, whose colleagues from Durfee Elementary Middle School in the DPSCD surprised her on video to express the kind of impact she's had on their lives
Detroit Health Department, DPSCD Hosting Mobile Vaccine Sites Through The SummerThe Detroit Health Department and Detroit Public Schools Community District are joining forces to make COVID-19 vaccines available to the community ahead of the next school year.
Detroit Pastors, DPSCD Officials Call For Community To Get Vaccinated, Return To In-Person Learning This FallMembers from the Detroit Public Schools Community District and The Council of Baptist Pastors say they need teachers and students back in class this fall.
Detroit Public Schools Pause In-Person Learning Until May Amid COVID-19 Cases SpikeThe district will continue to monitor COVID-19 infection rates until the next board meeting in May.
Detroit Federation Of Teachers President Fights For The Safety Of His Members As Michigan Schools Begin To Open UpTerrence Martin, President of the Detroit Federation of Teachers, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how his members are feeling about going back to school, and what the latest developments are of the union's plans to possibly strike if safety demands are not met.
3 Parents, 2 DPSCD Staff Die From Coronavirus, Superintendent SaysThree parents and two Detroit Public Schools Community District staff have died from the coronavirus.
Coronavirus In Michigan: DPSCD Superintendent Says Remainder Of School Year Should Be CanceledCW50's Cryss Walker spoke with the district leader about his proposal.