Parents Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

What is the phone number to the Parent/Resolution Hotline?

The number is (313) 240-4DPS or (313) 240-4377.

What are the hours for the Parent/Resolution Hotline?

The parent hotline is open Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

How do I request translation services?

Please contact the Translation Coordinator at (313) 576-0106 or visit  detroitk12.org/resources/translation

Is there a school directory that lists contact information for my child’s school?

For a complete listing of all DPSCD schools, please utilize our website at detroitk12.org/schools/all-schools/

If you do not have access to the internet, please call the Parent/Resolution Hotline at (313) 240-4DPS or (313) 240-4377, Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where can I locate the District’s calendar? When is the District calendar made
available for the next school year?

The academic, assessment, District events, and report-card marking calendars are all available on our website at detroitk12.org/calendars/ You may download or subscribe to family-friendly versions of the calendars.

Where can I locate Board of Education office numbers, meeting dates, meeting minutes and policy documents?

The Board of Education webpage is located at detroitk12.org/board/ and includes office numbers and meeting dates.

BoardDocs is the District’s cloud-based, board management system that provides access to all board agendas. It is home to a searchable online index of agendas, board packets, minutes and policies. Visit the website at https://www.boarddocs.com/mi/detroit/Board.nsf/Public

How can I reach members of the Board of Education?

You may email board members directly by visiting the board members page. Board member email addresses are available on BoardDocs at https://www.boarddocs.com/mi/detroit/Board.nsf/Public.