The small, rural school has used federal money to hire specialists and provide interventions to struggling students.
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June 25, 2015
June 05, 2015
Emergency Manager Darnell Earley estimates the decentralization effort will save the financially-strapped district about $10 million per year.
April 30, 2015
The plan from Snyder would make the current district responsible only for paying off its debt, while new entities would be responsible for overseeing education.
March 31, 2015
The Detroit school system, under state oversight since March 2009, has lost tens of thousands of students, closed dozens of schools and struggled with persistent budget deficits. "Emergency management has clearly failed" our schools, Mayor Mike Duggan said.
March 19, 2015
Brian Whiston, the head of Dearborn public schools, will replace Mike Flanagan, the longest-serving state superintendent in the nation.
March 05, 2015
As of last summer, the school system had outstanding debt and long-term obligations of more than $2.2 billion
February 19, 2015
The final grades administered by Education Trust-Midwest were based on the student academic achievement and growth in the schools authorizers oversee.
February 09, 2015
The decision not to use adaptive testing by three states highlights the complexities associated with a feature of the Smarter Balanced assessment.
January 13, 2015
Darnell Earley will be the fourth emergency manager of the Detroit school system, which has been under state oversight since March 2009.
December 19, 2014
The suit claims the state of Michigan and Highland Park school district failed to provide an adequate education for students.