- Poet speaks at AAPS high schools prior to free screening of documentary Sept. 28 at the Neutral Zone
- Slauson Middle School’s new outdoor classroom lets students learn in the fresh air and sunshine while enjoying the garden
- Veronica Nowicki, Lawton Second grade teacher
- New pianos likely coming to AAPS middle and high schools
- AAPS manager helps victims of Hurricane Harvey; pilots Chinook that delivered much-needed supplies
Suzanne Walsh, who enrolled her daughter, Deren Vostina, at Mitchell Elementary to access IB at the earliest stages, addresses the crowd Sunday at Huron High School. More than 450 people—mostly eighth graders and their parents—showed up Sunday to learn about the upcoming International Baccalaureate Diploma …
Story and photos by Jo Mathis AAPS District News Editor 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 …
“We understand each other so it’s easier for us to communicate that you really need to participate in improving your lives.” — Sarika Taygi
Academic achievement, leadership, industry and community service have earned two Skyline High School students the Harold Eastman Outstanding Youth Achievement Award from the Breakfast Optimist Club of Ann Arbor. The honorees are Mariah T. Gregory, 16, the daughter of Mary Gregory and Tika Gregory, and …
Rebecca Cho stands by her self portraits. Story and photos by Jo Mathis AAPS District News Editor For an artist, there is nothing quite like getting your work out there for people to enjoy. High school art shows often feature the best of the best. …
When Skyline High School opened in the fall of 2008, it boasted a media center so modern, it was named The Skyline 21st Century Library. But in some ways, six years is a long time ago. Ann Arbor Public Schools are increasingly focused on project-based …
Seniors Ben Halligan, left, and Kevin O’Brien talk robotics with IMRA’s Kazuo Ishikawa. Tom Pachera, Skyline’s lead teacher for the Design Technology & Environmental Planning Magnet, is excited about the opportunities the enhanced lab creates for students. Story and photos by Jo Mathis/AAPS District News …
2014 Superintendent’s Cup High School Staff Teams Ann Arbor High School athletic teams have a healthy rivalry on the fields of competition but I bet you didn’t know the high school staff also meet on the field for a friendly game of football – awarding …
The Foundation for Music Education’s “Mark of Excellence/National Wind Band Honors project has announced that the 2013-14 Pioneer Symphony Band received “National Winner” status in the “New Music” category and “Commended Winner” Status (in the AAAA Classification). There were 224 entries from 35 states. …
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.
Ann Arbor teens to deliver inspiring ipeeches at first-ever TEDx Youth Ann Arbor event
Ah, Valentines Day: The perfect day for a good serenade.
Korematsu is a civil liberties icon who defied the U.S. government’s order for Japanese Americans to report to an assembly center after the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1944.