Category: News

We are proud of our Firebird Ambassadors!

Selected on a variety of criteria, our Ambassadors can be counted on whenever visitors come to our school. Mrs. Cameron serves as their leaders. Congratulations!  

Halloween Parade 2017

On Tuesday, our Kindergarten students performed a parade with their beautiful costumes in our school. The whole school watched this colorful train of students pass by.

Staffing addition and reassignment

As of today, Mrs. Barriera, our former second grade teacher in the Spanish section, will be in charge of teaching science for students in grades 3 to 5. Mrs. Barriera loves to teach science...

Michigan’s 3rd Grade Reading Law

Michigan recently passed a new reading law (MCL 380.1280f) that will be in full effect for 3rd-grade students during the 2019-2020 school year. To begin the process, school districts must choose an assessment system...


Parent/Teacher Conferences 2017 Two days will be offered.  Appointments are honored by sign up only.  Please be on time. November 1st 3:30pm – 5:30pm November 8th 3:30pm – 5:30pm

DPSCD enrollment increases for the first time in 15 years

Superintendent Nikolai P. Vitti announced a 3.8 percent increase (1,808) in student enrollment over budget projection, Detroit Public School Community District’s (DPSCD’s) first enrollment increase since the 2002 – 2003 school year. Last year...

Our New School District Strategic Plan is here!

Blueprint2020_StrategicPlanOnePager Together, we will deliver on the promise of an excellent public education for all students in Detroit. Nikolai Vitti, Superintendent MISSION We educate and empower every student, in every community, every day, to...