- Community conversation to kick off this month will lead to new AAPS Strategic Plan
- Darcy Knoll, Pittsfield and Pattengill elementary physical education teacher
- That’s a Great Idea: PLPs on sticky labels keep students focused on goals
- Superintendent Swift promotes public education as Michigan Superintendent of the Year
- Don Packard, Pioneer High School English teacher
Logan student Hannah Hu and her “Doodle4Google” design with Google Staff Logan Elementary student, Hannah Hu, had quite a surprise earlier this week when Google announced she is the Michigan winner in a nationwide contest for K-12th grade students to design a “Doodle4Google” using the …
Mitchell Principal Kevin Karr at the 20-mile mark of the Boston Marathon Mitchell Elementary School and the entire Ann Arbor Public School community are so proud of our own Kevin Karr, who completed his first Boston Marathon this past Monday! Mitchell students and teachers …
Pattengill Teacher Paula D’Addona, Bryant Principal Roberta Heyward, State Superintendent Mike Flanagan, Pattengill Principal Melita Alston Pattengill Elementary School was honored on Monday, April 21, with a visit from the State Superintendent Mike Flanagan. The visit was arranged by Pattengill’s teacher, Paula D’Addona. Superintendent Flanagan …
Ann Arbor Public Schools Next Steps – District Student Assessments Last fall, the Ann Arbor Public Schools experienced technical issues with administration of the NWEA/MAP student assessment. As a result, Ann Arbor Public Schools did not participate in winter assessments except for a very few …
The district is accepting more Schools of Choice applications from May 5 to June 2.
Innovation is the key to growth. Innovation is also the key to solving big challenges, whether it’s the economy, healthcare, or education. Innovation is how you survive and thrive in the marketplace. Innovation is how you get a little better, each day, whether you’re adopting …
The new Pathways to Success program will be unlike anything the district has offered before.
Forrest Flesher will perform with the Dexter Community Orchestra on Sunday, April 27.
The students received four 1st place awards, six 2nd place awards, four 4th place awards, two 5th place awards, four 6th place awards, and two 7th place awards.
Applications will be accepted for students living in the Ann Arbor Public School District for In-District transfer request for Fall 2014.
Thanks to a partnership with the University of Michigan School of Music, Theater and Dance and the School of Social Work, along with U-M’s innovative “Third Century Initiative” Grants, an El Sistema music program is being piloted at Mitchell Elementary.
The University of Michigan Edward Ginsberg Center Community Service and Learning promotes community service. In the spirit of that goal the center sent volunteers to read to Abbot students during March Reading Month.
To help kids be safe and smart digital citizens, the Google Online Safety Roadshow is bringing interactive assemblies on internet safety to schools across the country. The show came to Clague Middle School on April 3.
The Community High Jazz Program was asked to provide music for the UMS/Ford Honors Gala on Sunday night, March 31, where 9-time Grammy and Pulitzer Prize winning jazz trumpet star Wynton Marsalis was this year’s honoree.
Current Allen Elementary Principal Joan Fitzgibbon has twenty years with the district, a math and science teaching background and experience leading both elementary and middle schools.