AAPS Updates

April 2014

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 …

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 …

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.

AAPS Announces K-8 STEAM School Principal

April 2, 2014 // 5 Comments

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.