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AAPS Singapore Team Visiting the Ministry of Education 21 AAPS staff are now in Singapore, learning, sharing and experiencing the unique Singapore Education System. The Ann Arbor Public Schools is the only school district in the country to benefit from a generous and innovative partnership …

AAPS Board at State Board of Education President Deb Mexicotte, Vice-President Christine Stead, CFO Marios Demetriou, and Superintendent Jeanice Swift presented testimony to the Michigan State Board of Education on Tuesday, June 17. The presentation articulated the difficulties in balancing the AAPS budget over the …

AAPS & Whitmore Lake School Boards meeting at Whitmore Lake High School The Ann Arbor Public Schools Board of Education and Superintendent Swift are pleased to have met with the Whitmore Lake Public Schools Board of Education and Superintendent Hart to explore partnership opportunities that …

Thursday, June 19, 2014 Hello AAPS Staff and Community, Over this past week we have wrapped up an exceptional 2013-2014 school year with our 16,500 students. I am always so impressed with the quality I observe in Ann Arbor classrooms; our team delivers top-quality educational …

Hello Ann Arbor Community, Over the two weeks since we initially proposed the outsourcing of custodial services for Ann Arbor Public Schools as a cost-savings measure, many statements have been made regarding the possible implications of taking such a step in our school district. In …

Press Conference on School Funding   June 11, 2014 Press Conference 10:45 am on School Aid Package     Dr. Jeanice K. Swift, Superintendent of the Ann Arbor Public Schools, along with other Washtenaw County Public School Superintendents will hold a press conference today, June …

One of the clear initiatives that came out of the Ann Arbor Public Schools Listen and Learn tour is the desire by parents, students and staff for enhanced World Language offerings starting in elementary school through 12th grade. This desire fits very well with the …

The Kiwanis Club of Ann Arbor presented their annual awards to AAPS students at a breakfast on Tuesday, May 27, 2014.   These scholarships are awarded each year to honor four past members of the Kiwanis Club of Ann Arbor: Ralph Hunter, Ashley H. Clague, …

After 19 years of dedicated service to the Ann Arbor Public Schools as principal of Huron High School, Dr. Arthur Williams is retiring. His outstanding leadership and commitment to Huron High School students and staff and to the Ann Arbor community will be missed. Under …

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 May is an important time in Ann Arbor Public Schools as we strive to finish this year, set the table for a successful ’14-’15 school year, and complete the necessary work to balance our budget and bring the organization to a …

The Community High Superbad Jazz Combo with Wynton Marsalis A feast for music lovers will be presented on Thursday, May 29, 7:30pm at Hill Auditorium to celebrate the Centennial of the All-City Bands with a concert by high school bands from across the Ann Arbor …

Thurston Nature Center capped off a week of Earth Day celebrations by naming the trail that connects the Nature Center with Thurston Elementary School after long time supporters Mike and Madelaine Conboy.   Mike and Madelaine Conboy with their Thurston Nature Center Trail Dedication For …

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