Lawrence Technological University will set aside $3.5 million to provide scholarships to students in Southfield Public Schools under a new partnership, the Blue Devil Southfield Scholars program.
National PTA and Mathnasium have awarded the Birney K-8 PTSA with a $1,000 grant to engage families in math education. Birney K-8 PTSA is one of only 35 PTAs nationwide selected to receive a grant through the STEM + Families initiative. The grant recognizes Birney K-8 PTSA’s leadership and commitment to increasing access to STEM—and particularly math—experiences for Southfield children and families.
Celebrity Readers was created by the Southfield Public Schools Partnership for Education Council and gives participants an opportunity to read to students in Head Start through 5th grade throughout the school year. The program operates in all the district's elementary and K-8 schools, including Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education.