Important School Contacts in Detroit
Here's how to get connected with key Detroit school resources to help further your child's education. Some are academic and others are community-based.
Serves more than 50,000 students. DPSCD offers more than 100 schools and programs, from neighborhood boundary schools to specialty application programs. Visit detroitk12.org/enroll to learn which program is right for you.
(313) 240-4DPS (4377)
Special needs placement
Charter School Authorizers
These institutions oversee charter contracts for 88 charter schools in Detroit. You can also contact individual schools or management companies with specific questions.
This regional educational service agency provides supports and services to all 33 Wayne County school districts and serves as a parent representative in many ways.
A nonprofit offering programming, education and direct advocacy work with its MINavigator professional case management service.
A nonprofit providing proven programming and support year-round in high-need neighborhoods for families with children ages birth to 8.
Offers parent groups, parenting workshops through its DPN Academy, special groups for dads and grandparents – and much more.
Supports families in accessing educational opportunities, organizing and addressing systemic barriers to choice schools.
Provides information, support and education for families who have children who receive special education services.