Category: News

Reduce the Juice

Our new Go Green initiative is to Reduce the “Electricity” Juice.  The members of the Go Green team made PA announcements and visited classrooms to remind staff to shut down computers, close windows, turn...

MLK Collection Drive

The DPSCD Youth Squad sponsored an MLK Drive asking for new clothes and hygiene supplies for donation to the COTS shelter in Detroit.  In just three days, our Cooke families donated enough socks, coats, canned goods,...

Preschoolers Make Snow

Pre K students made their own snow!! Students used powdered snow, added water and stirred the mixture. Students observed that the water made the powder wet and the snow expanded!! Students enjoyed making hand...

Shades of Yale Choir

We kicked off 2017 with a unique performance by the Shades of Yale choir.  Our 3rd-6th graders enjoyed a musical performance focusing on African American spirituals.  The collegiate students followed up with an informational Q &...

Career Day Speakers Needed

We are preparing for our annual Career Day on Wednesday, February 8.  This year we are specifically seeking professionals in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, but ultimately we want to expose...

Holiday Reading with Alycia Meriweather

Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather eagerly accepted an invitation from one of our second grade teachers to read a holiday book to the class. Mrs. Meriweather spent an afternoon talking to our students and reading...

Cooke Choir Debut Performance

The Detroit Youth Choir visits our school every Wednesday to develop vocal skills with interested third-sixth graders.  They debuted their talents at this year’s holiday program and are already preparing for their spring concert.