- Skyline students are building 28 little neighborhood libraries for bookish Ann Arbor
- Logan Elementary welcomes Kenyan musicians at interactive assembly
- For Pioneer student, Kenya Summer Research Program has been a life-changing experience
- Orchestra Night to thrill music-lovers Feb. 26 at Hill Auditorium; will feature AAPS middle and high school musicians
- AAPS families open homes to top young hockey players; say the rewards are great
AAPS Superintendent Jeanice Swift will present a sample bond proposal to trustees at Wednesday’s Ann Arbor Board of Education meeting. Trustees will consider asking voters in May to approve a bond proposal that would address infrastructure needs, replace aging buses, and support enhancements in every …
Washtenaw Intermediate School District Superintendent Scott Menzel apologized to the Ann Arbor School District community for the fact that WISD was unable to provide bus transportation on Jan. 8, which led to the cancelation of Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti public schools that day. Bus drivers …
Pioneer High School Band Director David Leach says his job is not to turn students into professional musicians—although quite a few have done just that. Rather, it’s after something more basic; something that every one can take with them no matter what direction they take. …
The Legislature is debating and voting today on the 2014/2015 school aid fund which funds public education across Michigan as well as Charter Schools and Cyber Online schools. Once again this year all signs point to another disappointing unfunded proposal that will further erode …
Instead of giving each other Valentines on Feb. 14, Carrie Chester’s fourth graders do something a little different.
AAPS will open 750 seats for School of Choice students who live outside the AAPS district but in Washtenaw County.
“His extensive knowledge of school finance, his years of experience and his leadership at the state level to advocate for school finance reform makes him a perfect fit for our district.” –AAPS Superintendent Dr. Swift
“Hopefully we can find savings that we can put back into the classroom.”
A2RecDirect shares information on programs, discounts and more.
The new plan, which takes effect Nov. 4, includes no salary increases.
School Messenger allows the district to send out information about school closings, events, emergencies, attendance and more via email and phone.
It’s a new school year, and the district has a brand-new AAPS News set up just for you!
The award-winning documentary American Promise, which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival this year, won’t be released to the public until it debuts on PBS later this year. But Ann Arbor Public Schools teachers had the opportunity to see it at the district’s annual Opening Day celebration on Aug. 27.
Aug. 27 was the AAPS Superintendent’s first official work day, and as all eyes were on her, she promoted a message of togetherness, confidence, unity and excellence.
Teachers attend one of dozens of professional development sessions offered this month through the Professional Learning Academy. The new school year is fast approaching, and while you’re soaking up the last few days of summer, our teachers and administrators are already preparing for the new …