Allen Park Center for the Arts
Allen Park Middle School 8th grade students visiting Washington D.C.
A Bennie Bobcat celebrates National Month of Reading
Art work displayed in the Susan C. Vokal Outdoor Learning Center at Arno School
Arno Second Grade Teachers Mrs. Amonette, Mrs. Brown, and Mrs. Schultz planning instruction
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

Annual Used Book Sale in May-SEEKING DONATIONS!

Book donations are being accepted for the "Allen Park Friends of the Library" Annual Used Book Sale.  Donations may be dropped off at the Allen Park Middle School between the hours of 8 am and 3 pm in the main office through April 30.  Please note that the school will be closed from April 3-12 for spring break.  Donations may also be dropped off at the Allen Park Community Center.  

Encyclopedias, magazines or books in poor condition will not be accepted.  All proceeds benefit Allen Park Schools Library Media Centers as well as a scholarship for a graduating senior.  Thank you for your consideration! 

Mark your calendars - USED BOOK SALE - May 1 & 2 - Allen Park Middle School Activity Room

March is Reading Month!

March is reading month and Arno, Bennie and Lindemann Elementary are certainly celebrating the month in a grand fashion!  Throughout the month of March the elementary buildings are placing a special emphasis on activities that promote reading as a fun and enjoyable experience.  Check out attached to see some very special guests sharing stories with students!  What are you reading?

March is Reading Month!


APHS Drama Club presents... Disney High School Musical On Stage!  Performances on March 27 at 7:00 p.m. and March 28 at 2:00 & 7:00 p.m. at the AP Center for the Arts.  Bring the family for a delightful evening of entertainment.  Family Ticket/Pass available - discount on pre-sale tickets - see attached for details!

Disney High School Musical On Stage!

Schools of Choice for 2015-16 School Year!

APPS has established a successful Schools of Choice Program for the past several years and the Board of Education has approved continuation of the program for the 2015-16 school year at the following grade levels:  Kindergarten through 8th Grade.  (Requests for specific elementary schools cannot be guaranteed)

Applications are available beginning Wednesday, March 11, on the district’s website (click on attachment below) or at the Riley Education Center, 9601 Vine, Allen Park.  Completed applications will be accepted beginning March 11 through April 1 from 7:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. weekdays in the Pupil Accounting Office at the Riley Education Center.  Completed applications must be presented in person to ensure that all information is complete.  A random drawing will be held on April 15 at 9:00 a.m. at the Riley Education Center for any grade levels receiving applications exceeding the number of open spaces.

We ask that you help us by sharing this information with friends and/or family members who may be interested in having their children become a part of the Allen Park Public Schools Family.

For more information about the Schools of Choice Program, please click on the attachment below or call (313) 827-2105.

Schools of Choice Info & Application 2015-16

Hats Off to Mrs. Flatau!

Thank you to Mrs. Louise Flatau, grandparent of two Bennie students, for crocheting nearly 100 hats to keep our Bennie Bobcats warm during those cold winter months. Ninjas, Olafs, Minuins, Grinches, Angry Birds, and penguins were some of the creations!

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...

Public Notices

Listed are the public notices for Allen Park Public Schools NEW--School Safety Drills Listed More...

District Milestone Dates

Listed here are the major milestone school calendar dates at a glance for the current 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...
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Mar 3
Grade 11 - ACT Plus Writing Testing
District Calendar
Mar 3
Testing for Juniors - No School for Grades 9, 10 & 12
District Calendar
Mar 3
Mar 4
Grade 11 - WorkKeys Testing
District Calendar
Mar 4
Testing for Juniors in AM/Grades 9-12 Report for Classes in PM
District Calendar
Mar 4

APHS - All grades report at 11:00 am for lunch or class

APCS - All grades report at 11:30 am for class (lunch offered at 11:00 am)

5 6
Mar 6
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Bingo for Books - Arno & Bennie
District Calendar
Mar 6
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Arno Elementary & Bennie Elementary
8 9 10 11
Mar 11
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
District Early Spring Art Exhibition
District Calendar
Mar 11
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
AP Center for Arts
12 13 14
Mar 14
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
PTA/PTSA Spring Fever Event/Mom 2 Mom Sale/Friends of AP Public Library and MORE!
District Calendar
Mar 14
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Allen Park High School
15 16 17 18
Mar 18
No School
District Calendar
Mar 18
Professional Staff Development Activities
19 20
Mar 20
Blood Drive Sponsored by the APHS Interact Club & National Honor Society
District Calendar
Mar 20
22 23 24 25
Mar 25
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
PTA/PTSA Council Mtg at Allen Park Middle School
District Calendar
Mar 25
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Allen Park Middle School
26 27
Mar 27
End of the 3rd Quarter
District Calendar
Mar 27
Mar 28
High School Musical - 2:00PM and 7:00PM Performances
District Calendar
Mar 28
Allen Park Center for the Arts
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