Category: News

Developing Young Minds

Our preschoolers are busy learning every day.  Their young minds and little hands are creating color patterns, building structures, learning about animals, and designing their own unique creations using a variety of materials.

Story Time with Alycia Meriweather

Interim Superintendent, Alycia Meriweather, kicked off the DPSCD Story Time & Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble on November 19.  A couple of our dedicated staff, Mr. Garber and Ms. Wagner, attended the...

Gleaners Day for the Community

Every month we organize Gleaners Day for our parents and members of the community.  Families receive fresh produce, canned and boxed goods, and other food items to add to their home pantries.

PACSA Financial Workshop

PACSA coordinated a financial workshop for our parents and members of the community.  They invited guest speaker Vivian Washington from Michigan State University, to provide valuable advice and resources on budgeting and financial responsibility.

Parent Surveys

We need all of our Cooke families to complete two surveys sharing your thoughts and opinions about our school.  The surveys are completely anonymous and are used to identify our strengths and areas in...

Differentiated Instruction

We recognize that every student learns differently and has varied skills.  In order to help every child grow, we provide differentiated instruction within the classrooms. Students may work independently, with a partner, in a...

Arson Awareness

A dedicated Detroit firefighter spent the day educating our students on arson awareness. He explained the dangers of fire and shared important safety tips in case of our house fire.  He displayed a smoke...

Students Can Read Online

Cooke was awarded a grant that allows us access to the myOn online book program.   Kindergarten through 6th graders now have access to their own personalized online library full of thousands of books.  Students need to visit...

Extended Day Program

Students who participate in our extended day academic program have the opportunity to work in small groups on skills specific to their needs.  The program runs twice a year, once in the fall and...