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March 10 Primary: Southfield Schools Millage

January 27th 2020

Voters in the Southfield School District are being asked on the March 10, 2020 Primary Ballot to approve a millage.

Ferndale State of the Schools is Actually a Scavenger Hunt, April 22

March 23rd 2019

Ferndale State of the Schools is Actually a Scavenger Hunt, April 22 Ferndale, MI – Discover all that is new and exciting in Ferndale Schools with a special State of the Schools Scavenger Hunt. The journey begins April 22 at 6pm at Ferndale High School.  Teams of four will explore the school, unlocking mysteries within […]

Madison High School Courtyard Goats Give Lessons in…

January 12th 2019

Madison High School Courtyard Goats Give Lessons in Garbage-Eating, Giving Birth (Lara Mossa, Jan. 12, 2019) MADISON HEIGHTS – The white short-haired goat came to the window and nibbled on the banana peel. George Barndollar stroked her furry head while he fed her. This is not an unusual sight for students at Madison High School. […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Bethany Blackburn for Pontiac School Board

October 4th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Bethany Blackburn for Pontiac School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 4, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Behtany Blackburn is running for Pontiac School Board. On the ballot are Bethany Blackburn, Kenyada Bowman, Eisha Branner, William A. Carrington, ShaQuana Davis-Smith, Peter Durham, Albert Hodge, Suave LaVallis, Dubrae L. Newman, George Rogers and Caroll Y. Turpin. […]

Public Input Sessions for Birmingham Superintendent Search Sept. 12 and 17

September 2nd 2018

Public Input Sessions for Birmingham Superintendent Search Sept. 12 and 17 Birmingham, MI -The Birmingham Public Schools Board of Education would like to invite the BPS community to two Forums as part of the superintendent search process. The information gathered during these sessions will help the search firm of Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates (HYA) […]

Waterford Schools Launch Sweet Reads Bookmobile for Summer

May 21st 2018

Waterford Schools Launch Sweet Reads Bookmobile for Summer (Waterford School District, May 21, 2018) Waterford, MI- The Waterford School District will launch its first-ever Sweet Reads Bookmobile, made possible with $14,375 grant funding from the Waterford Foundation for Public Education and the Mary Lou Simmons Legacy Endowment. The Sweet Reads Bookmobile will provide endless opportunities […]

Hazel Park Schools Locked Down Due to Gunman Nearby, Suspect in Custody

January 15th 2018

Hazel Park Schools Locked Down Due to Gunman Nearby, Suspect in Custody (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 15, 2018) Hazel Park, MI – Hazel Park School Superintendent Amy Kruppe announced that “Today in Hazel Park there was a police incident that took place near the Hazel Park Ice Arena. We were very fortunate to be notified […]

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11

October 28th 2017

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11 Join us for our first Oakland County AAPN Collaborative Family Conference! This event is open to all families building a community around student success. Parents and students Invited! We have an exciting line up to share with you … Social Media Secrets: Presented by Rasheda Williams, […]

Public or Private? Pontiac Parents Invited to Discuss School Options Aug. 26

August 21st 2017

Public or Private? Pontiac Parents Invited to Discuss School Options Aug. 26 (Pontiac School Board Trustee Mike McGuinness) Pontiac, MI – What are your child’s rights as a student and yours as a parent in public and charter schools? What’s the difference between charter and public schools? Come learn more and get school and community […]

Students Can Apply for Scholarship through Oakland County Republicans

April 23rd 2017

Students Can Apply for Scholarship through Oakland County Republicans (OCRP, April 23, 2017) The Oakland County Republican Party is excited to announce we are extending the deadline for our 2017 Lincoln Scholarship Program until May 15th. Scholarship Information Students may submit an essay of up to 1000 words, video, or other creative work on the […]