Allen Park Center for the Arts
A Bennie Bobcat celebrates National Month of Reading
Arno Second Grade Teachers Mrs. Amonette, Mrs. Brown, and Mrs. Schultz planning instruction
Allen Park High School - St. Frances Cabrini High School Robotics Team presents to the Board
Art work displayed in the Susan C. Vokal Outdoor Learning Center at Arno School
The Allen Park Middle School Jazz Band perform in honor of School Board Recognition Month
Community School students performing a dissection during their science class
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1st School in Michigan to Participate in Art for the Sky Program!

In June, Lindemann Elementary in Allen Park Public Schools was the 1st school in Michigan to participate in the Art for the Sky program.  Students at Lindemann became a living piece of art visible only from the sky, with the help of artist Daniel Dancer.  Dancer has been creating Sky Art for over 30 years, all over the United States, Canada and in countries such as Holland, Australia and India to name a few.  This opportunity was made available through a grant funded by the Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs and due to the extraordinary efforts of Rachel Trapani, APPS Art Teacher.


Click : Culminating video clip of project:

Click : WXYZ coverage:

Click : Also featured on "Live in the D" segment on WDIV, along with the Wildlife Council

Click : News Herald Article with photos:
 

Congrats to the Class of 2016 Retirees

Congrats to the "Class of 2016 Retirees!"
On behalf of the APPS community, we wish you much happiness in your retirement and thank each of you for the many contributions you have made to APPS. Collectively, this group of outstanding individuals represent a remarkable 132 years of service to the students, parents, staff and school community!  It has been an honor and privilege to have you as members of the Allen Park School Family!
Pictured in attachment:
Mr. Robert Curry - Counselor/APMS - 29 Years
Ms. Janet Ferrante - ASD Program Parapro/Lindemann - 22 Years
Ms. Janet King - Teacher/APMS - 18 Years
Mr. John Marzec - Teacher/APHS - 31 Years
Ms. Denise Smith - Food Service/APHS - 23 Years
Not Pictured:
Ms. Kathleen Funk - Bus Driver/Transportation - 9 Years
 

Class Time Schedules for 2016-17

Summer Food Service Program

The Summer Food Service Program was created to ensure that eligible children continue to receive nutritious meals during summer vacation, when they do not have access to the National School Lunch or School Breakfast Programs.  Both Lincoln Park and Southgate are hosting programs for the downriver area this summer.  Please see attached for times and locations or for more info visit  http://www.michigan.gov/mde/0,4615,7-140-66254_34491---,00.html

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APHS Hall of Fame Nominations

Nominations for the APHS Sports Hall of Fame and APHS Academic Hall of Fame are now being accepted. Candidates must be a graduate of APHS for at least ten years, demonstrating outstanding service or performance in their respective field. Nomination form is attached. More...

Breakfast & Lunch Served in all Schools!

Breakfast and lunch is served in all school buildings. Be informed about meal pricing, healthy options and time schedules. See attached for more info! More...

Dual Enrollment Opportunity

Historically, school districts have, in an effort to meet students' needs and interests, allowed students to attend courses at local colleges or universities, in addition to their own school. Please see attached for more info regarding timelines, eligibility guidelines and standards. More...
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Join the APPS Team

APPS is seeking substitutes for teaching, cafeteria, maintenance, bus drivers, secretarial and/or paraprofessional/aide positions. In an effort to broaden the pool of subs, as well as to entice subs to continue coming back to APPS, we will be offering a $75 incentive/bonus biannually. More...
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Board Briefs

Click to view the summary of Board of Education meetings and other happenings! More...
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District Milestone Dates

Listed here are the major milestone school calendar dates at a glance for the 2016-2017 school year. More...

Phone Contacts At A Glance

Click for a quick listing of phone numbers and addresses of district schools and offices along with personnel. More...

Community School News

Openings for Fall 2015 at the Allen Park Community High School APPS is pleased to announce openings for the Fall of 2015 at the AP Community High School. This school is geared toward students, ages 14-19 that have experienced a lack of success in the traditional high school setting. The purpose of the Community High School family is to introduce, increase and enhance the social skills, academic ability, civic responsibility and creative expression of the individual in an atmosphere that promotes and supports a sense of community, belonging and the development of a positive self-image. This option is available to all families in Wayne County. For more information, please contact (313) 827-2660. More...
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