This Week

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 is wear your Geer Park shirt day.

It’s also Literacy Night, 4:15-5:30.

If you wear your Geer Park shirt to Literacy Night you will receive 15% off at the book fair.

Shirts can be purchased at the book fair all day and later during Literacy Night.


Thursday, March 15, 2018 is Hat and Mustache Day.

It’s also Dads and Donuts, 8:00 a.m. in the Media Center.

The Health Fair and Blood Drive will begin at 1:00.


Friday, March 16, 2018 is Pajama Day.

It’s also Grandparent’s Day. Please see the note that was sent home on Tuesday.


The book fair will remain open all week.

Upcoming Assessments


For your planning purposes here are the dates of upcoming assessments.

Assessment Schedule:

State District Building

  • Administered in Spring
  • 3rd through 5th Grade – Math and ELA
  • 5th will also test – Science and Social Studies

5th Grade – April 9th through May 4th

3rd and 4th Grade – May 7th through May 24th

  • Computer-based

  • Spring window – April 16th through May 11th
  • KDG through 5th Grade – Math and Reading
  • 3rd through 5th will also test- Science and Language
  • Computer-based
DRA (Developmental Reading Assessment)

  • Spring window – April 30th through June 1st
  • KDG – 5th Grade

  • Spring window – last week in May
  • Informational Writing
  • KDG – 5th Grade

Dearborn Public Schools Rated the Top District in the State by Bridge Magazine

Dearborn Public Schools is an Academic State Champion and Rated Number One vs. Other large districts.

This year, Bridge honors school districts where students grow the most from third to eighth grade. The new measure comes from groundbreaking research that tips conventional wisdom on its head.

Click Here to See the Rating that Dearborn Public Schools Received. We were rated number one vs. other large districts and in the top 20 of all districts across the State. There are a total of over 500 districts that were rated by Bridge.

Information on the metrics and the Article Click Here. 

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