AAPS Updates

Articles by AAPS News Editor

Skyline swimmers help in classroom, raise money

November 16, 2009 // 0 Comments

Skyline High School women swimmers have been busy this fall, volunteering time for two good causes: Reading at Abbot Elementary and raising money for breast cancer research.

Community input sought on budget

November 16, 2009 // 0 Comments

Ann Arbor Public Schools Superintendent Todd Roberts offers an update about school funding and invites the public to participate in upcoming budget discussions.

81 honored at Freedom Fund Dinner

November 9, 2009 // 0 Comments

Eighty one Ann Arbor high school students were honored Saturday at the Freedom Fund Dinner, sponsored by the Ann Arbor Chapter of the NAACP.

Student productions take the stage

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

Ann Arbor high schools are offering myriad choices on the stage this fall, with productions continuing throughout the month.

H1N1 clinic Nov. 14 at Pioneer

November 4, 2009 // 0 Comments

Washtenaw County health officials will host another H1N1 clinic on Saturday, Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pioneer High School.

Regional school millage fails

November 4, 2009 // 0 Comments

A regional school millage proposal in Washtenaw County failed Tuesday, according to unofficial vote totals reported by the county clerk.

Freedom Fund dinner is Saturday

November 2, 2009 // 0 Comments

The Ann Arbor Chapter of the NAACP will honor more than 80 Ann Arbor students on Saturday, Nov. 7 during the group’s annual Freedom Fund Dinner at the Four Points Sheraton. Reservations must be received by Thursday.

Student journalists at Community High School head for Washington, D.C. this month to accept finalist honors in the Newspaper Pacemaker contest, known as the “Pulitzer Prize of student journalism.” The Ann Arbor school is one of seven in the country to receive the honor. A new Web page is also debuting.

Athletic teams and booster groups from Pioneer and Huron high schools chose a “pink” theme for their football rivalry week this year. Sporting T-shirts with “Rivals on the Field, United for a Cure,” students raised more than $700 for breast cancer research.

Eberwhite Elementary School students, parents and members of the community took part in the community’s annual “Wood Chip Day” on Oct. 16, spreading mulch on paths in the woods. The annual activity helps keep the woods walkable for the many people who use it throughout the year.

Raleigh Sadlier: OT committed to helping students

November 2, 2009 // 0 Comments

Ann Arbor Public Schools occupational therapist Raleigh Sadlier loves her work. “It’s a job that requires creativity, patience,” she said. “I find it challenging, frustrating and rewarding.”

Welcome to your new school district newsletter

November 2, 2009 // 0 Comments

Ann Arbor Public Schools Superintendent Todd Roberts introduces this new online publication of school-related news and asks for reader feedback. The district also is seeking input from readers on a permanent name for the newsletter.

SCHOOL BELLS Following is a series of news briefs from The Ann Arbor Public Schools. Student and staff achievements and news of note in the school community may be submitted for publication. E-mail information to hansc@aaps.k12.mi.us. Submitted photos must be in a .jpg format, 200 …

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