March 9 Edition of the e3, YOUR Dearborn Public Schools Employee Enews

March is Reading Month… So to add to your reading enjoyment during this celebration month, here’s a hot-off-the-presses issue of e3 , YOUR Dearborn Public Schools staff enews.
Just bit of the captivating content in this issue:
  • Reading Month Special: Superintendent Glenn Maleyko reads a book with a popular Dearborn schools theme
  • Teacher of the Year nominations due Friday, March 16
  • The Big Read Dearborn city-wide reading celebration kickoff Sunday, March 18
  • Martian Marathon Saturday, April 14
  • Howard School Dragon Dash Color Run plus a circus! Saturday, April 28
  • Education Foundation Green Tie Dinner Tuesday, May 22
  • Employee Impact! Award nomination forms coming soon
  • 50/50 Big Shot Raffle tickets available now
  • Special opportunities for educators
    –Receive up to $300 for a classroom makeover!
  • Art show featuring work of 3 district grads opens TONIGHT, March 9-April 13
  • Plus fun events around town, photos, good news, the e3 classified ads, and more!
e3 is really about our District staff, so we encourage you to send items of interest to us via e-mail. You can send them directly to e3 Editor Leslie Herrick, herricl@dearbornschools.org or to our general communications email box at communications@dearbornschools.org.
Cheers, from your District Communications team,
David Mustonen, Director, Communications & Marketing
Leslie Herrick, Communications Specialist & e3 Editor
Sherry Candea, Communications Technician
Erik Tschiggfrey, Cable Supervisor, Video Production
Jacob Farah, Digital Media Technician

March 15: Dearborn Public Schools Non-Instructional Job Fair

Dearborn Public Schools Non-Instructional Job Fair

* Secretaries * Custodians * Childcare * Food Services * Bus Drivers * Paraprofessionals * Noon Hour Supervisors

Where: Geer Park Elementary, 14767 Prospect, Dearborn MI 48126

When: Thursday, March 15, 2018

Time: 1-4:30pm

Click here to see flyer. https://humanresources.dearbornschools.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/103/2018/03/Copy-of-Job-Fair-1.jpg

Health Fair Tuesday, April 24, 8-10 a.m.

Free Health Fair
Tuesday, April 24
8-10am
at Salina Elementary (Gym)
2700 Ferney St.
Dearborn MI 48120

Free Screenings
* Blood Pressure
* Glucose & Cholesterol
* BMI (Body Mass Index)
* Health Referrals
* Diabetes Education
* Nutrution Resources
* Fitness Awareness

Presented by LAHC & Dearborn Public Schools PTA, Beaumont, United Healthcare, DMC, American Lung Association,, Advanced Dental Care, United Pharmacy, DWMHA.

Click here for printable flier

March 5, 2018 e3 Dearborn Public Schools Employee enews

Greetings!

Here it is!  The latest news about great things happening in our schools this winter, plus many fun, interesting and rewarding activities and opportunities around our town that you will not want to miss.  Check them out here, in this issue of the e3, YOUR Dearborn Schools employee news!

Just few items in this issue of YOUR e3 news:
  • Superintendent Glenn Maleyko shares District successes
  • City-Wide “Dearborn’s Got Talent!” Student show Thursday, March 8
  • Teacher of the Year Nominations Due Friday, March 16
  • The Big Read Dearborn city-wide reading celebration kickoff Sunday, March 18
  • Martian Marathon Saturday, April 14
  • Howard School Dragon Dash Color Run Saturday, April 28
  • Education Foundation Green Tie Dinner, Tuesday, May 22
  • Scholarships available from Education Foundation and LAHC
  • 50/50 Big Shot Raffle tickets available now
  • Plus fun photos, good news, the e3 classified ads, and more!
e3 is really about our District staff, so we encourage you to send items of interest to us via e-mail. You can send them directly to e3 Editor Leslie Herrick, herricl@dearbornschools.org or to our general communications email box at communications@dearbornschools.org.
Cheers!
David Mustonen, Director, Communications & Marketing
Leslie Herrick, Communications Specialist & e3 Editor
Sherry Candea, Communications Technician
Erik Tschiggfrey, Cable Supervisor, Video Production
Jacob Farah, Digital Media Technician

Dearborn’s Got Talent! March 8 City-wide Student Talent Show

Dearborn’s Got Talent!
-City wide event on March 8 will showcase the best in high school talent

Talented high school students from across Dearborn will compete for top honors at the third annual “Dearborn’s Got Talent!” show on Thursday, March 8, at 6:30 p.m. at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center. The Center is located at: 15801 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn, MI 48126.

 

Tickets are on sale now to see the dazzling competition as “the best of the best” talented students from Dearborn High School, Edsel Ford, Fordson, Henry Ford Academy, and Divine Child entertain and amaze the audience with gymnastics, singing, rapping, dancing, musical instruments and more. Performers were selected during preliminary competitions held at each high school.

“Dearborn’s Got Talent!” is organized by the City of Dearborn’s Youth Affairs Commission, comprised of high school students from all three of Dearborn’s public high schools and Divine Child High School as they work to bring together students from across the city through activities that promote teamwork and understanding.

Click here for printable flyer: https://communications.dearbornschools.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/1274/2018/02/Dbns-Got-Talent-2018-Poster-Rev.pdf

Click here for a printable press release: R20 Dearborn’s Got Talent March 8

Special guest judges include local celebrities and dignitaries.

Tickets for general admission seating are on sale now at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center Box Office. Prices in advance are $5 cash, $8 credit card. Prices on March 8 are $7 cash, $10 credit card. For Box Office hours or to purchase tickets with a credit card online, call (313) 943-2354.

The student who wins first place in the competition will receive a grand prize and their school will be given a special medal to display until the 2019 “Dearborn’s Got Talent” competition.

Support for the show is provided by the Dearborn Public Schools, the Dearborn Community Fund, and the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Dearborn Department of Recreation and Parks.

For more information about “Dearborn’s Got Talent” and the City of Dearborn Youth Affairs Commission, contact David Norwood, Advisor to the Youth Affairs Commission, City of Dearborn,
(313) 943-2159.

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Note: Dearborn Public Schools is pleased to distribute this press release in support of this event. For more information about Dearborn’s Got Talent event or the Youth Affairs Commission, please contact David Norwood, Advisor to the Youth Affairs Commission, City of Dearborn, (313) 943-2159 dnorwood@ci.dearborn.mi.us.

Press Release #20 /2017-18
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 28, 2018

Contact: David Norwood, Advisor to the Youth Affairs Commission, City of Dearborn
(313) 943-2159 dnorwood@ci.dearborn.mi.us

“Rock, Paper, Paintbrush” Art Exhibit by Three Dearborn Schools Grads

All are invited to attend an exciting art exhibit March 9-April 13 highlighting three artists who were educated in the Dearborn Public Schools.

​”​Rock​ ​//​ ​Paper​ ​//​ ​Paintbrush​”​ first appeared at the Downriver Council for the Arts a year ago. ​ ​​”​Rock​ ​//​ ​Paper​ ​//​ ​Paintbrush​ ​>>​ ​Revisited​”​ will be shown in Dearborn’s Padzieski Art Gallery​​located inside the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, 15801 Michigan Ave., 48124​.

Featuring 3 who graduated ​during ​3 decades from 3 Dearborn high schools: ​ Clay artist Wendy Sample​ (Edsel Ford High School​ 1970 grad, also a retired Dearborn Schools art teacher and former Art Resource Teacher); paper artist​ Elroy Grandy​ (Dearborn High School 1966 grad)​; ​and ​painter Mohamad S. Bazzi​ (Fordson High School 1987 grad, and current​ art teacher at Fordson.)

The opening reception is Friday, March 9, 2018, at 6 p.m. ​ Click here for a printable flyer:

https://communications.dearbornschools.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/1274/2018/02/Rock-Paper-Paintbrush-2018.pdf

Career and Job Fair February 28

Career and Job Fair February 28

The Dearborn Public Schools and the Adult Education Department have partnered with Henry Ford College, the American Arab Chamber of Commerce, Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights, and the City of Dearborn to host a Career & Job Fair on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center.

Students, alumni and the public are invited to attend to gather information and talk with representatives of a wide variety of hiring employers.

The event is free and open to the public.  No pre-registration is required.

A wide variety of businesses and organizations will be available to talk with participants about job opportunities. Some of the industries that will be represented at the job fair include:

  • Health
  • Technology
  • U.S. Armed Forces
  • Education
  • Financial Services
  • Retail
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Construction Trades

Businesses interested in hosting a recruitment table at the Career and Job Fair contact the American Arab Chamber of Commerce at (313) 945-1700 for table fees and details.

For more information, call Ms. Wedad Maatouk, Career/College/CTE Community Partnership Liaison, Dearborn Public Schools Adult Education, at (313) 827-4820.

Feb. 2, 2018 e3, YOUR Dearborn Public Schools Employee Enews

Greetings!
There are lots of great things happening in our schools this winter, plus many fun, interesting and rewarding activities and opportunities around our town that you will not want to miss.  Check them out here, in this issue of the e3, YOUR Dearborn Schools employee news!
Just few items in this issue of YOUR e3 news:
  • Presentation on Teen Depression, Anxiety & Psychosis, Wednesday, Feb. 7
  • Mardi Gras Fundraiser for Education Foundation, Tuesday, Feb. 13
  • MBCC College & Career Night Thursday, Feb. 15
  • The Henry Ford’s “Innovation Nation Teacher Awards” deadline Feb. 28
  • Library Foundation “Educators Fostering Future Readers Contest” deadline March 1
  • Enter family stories and/or recipes for The Big Read Dearborn
  • Events you won’t want to miss around Dearborn
  •  A sampling of photos from student activities across the District and…..new items in the ever-popular classified ads!
e3 is really about our District staff, so we encourage you to send items of interest to us via e-mail. You can send them directly to e3 Editor Leslie Herrick, herricl@dearbornschools.org or to our general communications email box at communications@dearbornschools.org.

Presentation on Teen Depression, Anxiety & Psychosis, Wed. Feb. 7

The Dearborn Public Schools Special Education Department invites high school parents/guardians to a free presentation on understanding depression, anxiety and psychosis in teens including early signs, symptoms and treatment options.

The free presentation will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 6-7 p.m. in the Dearborn High School Cafeteria. Refreshments will be provided.

Presented by the Wayne State University Center for Treatment & Research in Behavioral Health, the agenda includes:

  • Explanation of depression and anxiety and symptoms of each.
  • Definition of psychosis and symptoms.
  • Information about school impact on teens that are affected by mental illness.
  • How to identify early signs of depression, anxiety and psychosis.
  • Resources to help as well as treatment options for the family.

To register for this free presentation or for more information, contact Ms. Stacy Rumler at 313-827-1628 or Rumlers@dearbornschools.org.

Click for printable flyer: https://communications.dearbornschools.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/1274/2018/02/Student-Mental-Health-Presentation.pdf

Jan. 26, 2018 e3 – YOUR Dearborn Public Schools Employee Enews

Greetings!
It may be cold outside but this is no time to hibernate because there are lots of of fun, interesting and rewarding activities and opportunities around our town that you will not want to miss.  Check them out here, in this issue of the e3, YOUR Dearborn Schools employee news!
Just few items in this issue of YOUR e3 news:
  • School Board announces officers
  • Superintendent’s “Happenings” show focused on District’s School Improvement Process
  • ACCESS Community Coalition Town Hall to Prevent Substance Abuse Tuesday, Jan. 30
  • Parent University classes begin Friday, Feb. 2
  • Daddy Daughter Dance Thursday, Feb. 3
  • Mardi Gras Fundraiser for Education Foundation, Tuesday, Feb. 13
  • MBCC College & Career Night Thursday, Feb. 15
  • The Henry Ford’s “Innovation Nation Teacher Awards” deadline Feb. 28
  • Library Foundation “Educators Fostering Future Readers Contest” deadline March 1
  • Enter family stories and/or recipes for The Big Read Dearborn
  •  A sampling of photos from student activities across the District and…..new items in the ever-popular classified ads!
e3 is really about our District staff, so we encourage you to send items of interest to us via e-mail. You can send them directly to e3 Editor Leslie Herrick, herricl@dearbornschools.org or to our general communications email box at communications@dearbornschools.org.
Cheers!
David Mustonen, Director, Communications & Marketing
Leslie Herrick, Communications Specialist & e3 Editor
Sherry Candea, Communications Technician
Erik Tschiggfrey, Cble Supervisor, Video Production
Jacob Farah, Digital Media Technician