AAPS Updates

June 2012

Volunteers organize and pack school supplies Friday morning. By Tara Cavanaugh Back in March, Logan Elementary school was commended by Ann Arbor Mayor John Hieftje for donating more than 5,000 books to the Philippines as part of its March Reading Month activities. The First Presbyterian …

By Tara Cavanaugh Community High School’s 40th reunion celebrations this weekend brought hundreds of alumni from across the country back to Ann Arbor for a reunion picnic Saturday, a Jazz Band reunion concert Saturday night and a Comstock Reunion Concert today.

By Tara Cavanaugh  The Ann Arbor Public Schools Board of Education partnered with the Ann Arbor Public Schools Educational Foundation to create the first-ever celebration for all AAPS retirees at a Top of the Park celebration June 19. The retirees present represented a combined 1,173 …

Allen El. classes repaint handicap parking

June 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

  Students in Cindy Johengen’s and Ryan Bruder’s fourth grade classes at Allen Elementary were inspired by Disability Awareness Day to make some improvements at the school.

Photos: The Class of 2012

June 13, 2012 // 8 Comments

By Tara Cavanaugh Congratulations to this year’s graduates from the Ann Arbor Public Schools! These are photos from the five graduation ceremonies that took place between June 4 and June 11. The background music is played by the Skyline Symphony Orchestra and the Skyline Symphony …

Skyline graduates first senior class

June 12, 2012 // 5 Comments

By Tara Cavanaugh Skyline High School’s inaugural graduating class celebrated the end of a journey last night – and the beginning of a new one. The commencement ceremony at Eastern Michigan University’s Convocation Center was full of reminders that the students have pioneered their own …

Photos: Skyline’s inaugural graduation

June 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

By Tara Cavanaugh Skyline High School graduated its first senior class at a commencement ceremony at Eastern Michigan University June 11, 2012. Read the story here Related stories Photos: Pioneer Commencement at EMU Photos: Huron High School Class of 2012 graduates Photos: Community High School …

Huron graduate earns scholarship

June 8, 2012 // 0 Comments

Gabriela Columna earned a $1,000 scholarship to attend the University of Michigan. The scholarship is funded by generous donations from Am-Can Financial (co-founder Ray Digby), Thrivent Financial Planner David Granner, Menlo Innovations founder Richard Sheridan, Bank of Ann Arbor’s vice president Hans Maier, and Boulevard Health Care CEO Judith Dabertin.

Photos: Pioneer Commencement at EMU

June 8, 2012 // 7 Comments

By Tara Cavanaugh The Pioneer Class of 2012 held its commencement ceremony at Eastern Michigan University’s Convocation Center Thursday, June 7, 2012. 

By Tara Cavanaugh Take a look and listen to the 2012 Community High School Commencement ceremony. Taking place at the University of Michigan Rackham Auditorium the night of June 5, 2012, the school’s 114 graduates reflected on their education and their futures – and some …

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