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Schools

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New Parent Survey Reveals Parents Across Michigan Overwhelmingly Pleased with 21st Century Education

New Parent Survey Reveals Parents Across Michigan Overwhelmingly Pleased with 21st Century Education

Connections Education's Michigan-based virtual and blended learning public schools receive high marks from parents
Triplets Honored as Rosa Parks Scholars

Triplets Honored as Rosa Parks Scholars

A set of triplets from Dearborn Heights are among the recipients of Rosa Parks Scholarships.
Henry Ford College Rolls Out New Name, New Brand

Henry Ford College Rolls Out New Name, New Brand

Henry Ford Community College officially changes its name to Henry Ford College.
Dearborn Students Honored for Essays on 56th Anniversary of Law Day

Dearborn Students Honored for Essays on 56th Anniversary of Law Day

Students wrote essays on topics surrounding voter IDs, problems laws requiring them attempt to prevent and whether some groups are more affected than others about the laws.
Muslim Parents Object to Distribution of Presbyterian Church's Easter Egg Hunt at Schools

Muslim Parents Object to Distribution of Presbyterian Church's Easter Egg Hunt at Schools

A flyer for an upcoming Easter egg hunt at a church is more fuel for some Muslim parents’ concerns that Christian institutions are working through the school district to convert their chil
McCullough-Unis School First Traditional Public School to Gain STEM.org Status

McCullough-Unis School First Traditional Public School to Gain STEM.org Status

Students in Michigan and other U.S. states lag woefully behind their peers in global competition in STEM disciplines, areas where the greatest jobs growth is expected to occur in the years t
Dearborn School Principal Charged in Back-to-Back Felony Home Invasion Cases

Dearborn School Principal Charged in Back-to-Back Felony Home Invasion Cases

One incident allegedly involved his wife at an address where a court-ordered restraining order had been issued.
Students Deliver Deadly Message About Texting and Driving

Students Deliver Deadly Message About Texting and Driving

The Link Crew has taken its message about the dangers of distracted driving outside the walls of Edsel Ford HIgh School to the Dearborn community.
ACCESS Congratulates New Dearborn School Board President Hussein Berry

ACCESS Congratulates New Dearborn School Board President Hussein Berry

Berry was elected to the board in 2009 and is currently serving his first term.
Dearborn Schools Closed Wednesday for Extreme Cold

Dearborn Schools Closed Wednesday for Extreme Cold

The City of Dearborn has also lifted the snow emergency as of 3 p.m. Tuesday.
Dearborn Schools Closed Tuesday for Snow

Dearborn Schools Closed Tuesday for Snow

The City of Dearborn also has issued a snow emergency from noon on Monday, Jan. 27, until 3 p.m. on Tuesday.
Some Dearborn Schools to Close Friday for Wind Chill

Some Dearborn Schools to Close Friday for Wind Chill

Dearborn Public Schools will also be closed on Friday, Jan. 24, for Teacher Professional Development Day.
Dearborn Public Schools Superintendent Recognized by County, State

Dearborn Public Schools Superintendent Recognized by County, State

Brian Whiston was named Superintendent of the Year by the Michigan Association of School Administrators for his hard work, leadership, innovation, and collaborative efforts.
January Is School Board Recognition Month

January Is School Board Recognition Month

The Dearborn School Board selected new officers for 2014 at the first meeting of the new year.
An Easy Way for Dearborn Schools and the Community to Connect

An Easy Way for Dearborn Schools and the Community to Connect

Patch's open blog allows you to easily share information with your neighbors.
Dearborn Schools Offering Fun New Classes For Adults, Kids and Seniors

Dearborn Schools Offering Fun New Classes For Adults, Kids and Seniors

Some of the new adult classes offered this winter include: Cake Decorating, Plumbing and Electrical Repairs, Mommy & Me Fitness classes and more.
Dearborn Students to Return to School Thursday

Dearborn Students to Return to School Thursday

Starting 2014 with three consecutive snow days has some wondering whether the district will have to add days in the summer.
Dearborn Schools Closed Monday for Snow

Dearborn Schools Closed Monday for Snow

The city of Dearborn also has issued a snow emergency as of 9 p.m. Sunday.
Santa Brings Gifts, Smiles to 900 Children in Dearborn's South End

Santa Brings Gifts, Smiles to 900 Children in Dearborn's South End

Santa teamed up with ACCESS and other partners to bring Christmas presents to 900 students at Salina Elementary School.