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Pre K - 12  • (734) 221-1221

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YCS COVID Information

The report below COVID-19 cases reported to schools by parents/guardians and staff. Schools are required to report cases to their assigned Local Health Department.

Dashboard Information

YCS Cases Dashboard Information

YCS COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan

YCS News

District News

District Newsletter - Week of 10/30/2023

In the News

  • Upcoming Dates
  • Message from Superintendent
  • New Video Series - Stronger Together!
  • YCS Photos
  • Toyota STEM Game YCS vs LCS
  • Volunteers hard at work at the YCS Resiliency Center! Thank you!-
  • Become a CNA
  • Community Events
  • Here’s what’s happening in the community

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2023-2024 School Year Calendar

Link to 2023-24 Calendar

Link to Bell Times

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Upcoming Events

  • 6 Dec
    • Make It Take It Night 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Make It Take It Night
      Date: Dec 6
      Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Calendar: Communications Calendar
  • 7 Dec
  • 8 Dec
    • WEOC Meeting 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      WEOC Meeting
      Date: Dec 8
      Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      Calendar: YCS District Calendar

      Unless noted all meetings will begin at 11:00 am at the WISD unless noted below:
      Location:1819 S. Wagner Road Ann Arbor, MI 48106

      Join with Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/kbh-vahr-gvh Or dial: (US) +1 563-293-5035 PIN: 224420923# Learn more about Meet at: https://support.google.com/a/users/answer/9282720
  • 15 Dec
  • 19 Dec
    • Ford Winter Concert 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Ford Winter Concert
      Date: Dec 19
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Calendar: Communications Calendar

Ypsilanti Community Middle School Boys Basketball 2023-24

YCMS Basketball Schedule 23-24Ypsilanti Community Middle School Boys Basketball 2023-24

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Ypsilanti Community Schools Celebrated 6 Years of Accreditation

Ypsilanti Community Schools’s accreditation was granted by Cognia™, a nonprofit improvement organization that provides quality assurance for schools, school districts, and education service providers.

Link to more information:about the Cognia System of Distinction Award

Link to the Press Release #1

Link to the Press Release #2

Regional Alliance for Healthy Schools - University of Michigan for Healthy Schools

School-Based Health Center

  • YCHS contact phone number:  734-221-1007
  • YCMS contact phone number:  734-221-2271

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1975

Ypsilanti Community Schools is in full compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1975, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability in District programs, services, and activities. The District's policy manual for Section 504 can be found on the District's website.

RAHS at YCMS Information

YCS Sex Education

Advisory Board

We are seeking YCS parent input before recommendations are sent to the Board of Education. If you are a parent, please complete the survey found on our SEAB page.
Link to flyer information

Advisory Board Application

We're also recruiting new members of the YCS Sex Education Advisory Board to meet 4-6 times during the 2020 school year. Join the team by completing the application, the link to the application is found below.

We're also recruiting new members of the YCS Sex Education Advisory Board to meet 4-6 times during the 2020 school year. Join the team by completing the application, the link to the application is found below. If a paper application is necessary, please contact Shannon Hurley at Email: SHurley2@ycschools.us or Ph: 734-221-1104

An application for parents to join the Sex Ed Advisory Board.

Ypsilanti Community Schools Information


Our Mission

The purpose of YCS is to develop mindful, engaged students with the skill set, work ethic, and attitude to contribute to a community that honors diversity, equality and justice.



Our Vision

YCS is — Academically strong and committed to transforming in ways that help students thrive.
YCS is — The choice for a trusted, reliable, and socially just district.
YCS is — A sense of connection for families and students in a district where each and everyone is valued and belongs.
YCS is — Your consistently well-managed and organized school district.


ADA Compliance

Our School Strives To Ensure Our Website Accessible To All Our Visitors.

Ypsilanti Community Schools  is committed to providing a website that is fully accessible. We are currently in the process of updating our website to better meet the needs of our customers. Our updated website will include improvements to ADA compliance and accessibility. During this transition, we remain committed to maintaining our existing website's accessibility and usability. 


Title IX Information

Title IX Information

What is Title IX?
Title IX is a federal civil rights law passed as part of the Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any District program, service, or activity including, but not limited to educational programs or activities, e.g., extracurricular activities, student services, academic counseling, discipline, classroom assignment, grading, athletics, transportation, etc.

Examples of Unlawful Discriminatory Practices Under Title IX
Sexual Harassment, Sexual Misconduct/Violence, Stalking, and Retaliation 

  • Sexual Harassment: unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature
  • Sexual Misconduct/Violence: sexual harassment, sexual assault, domestic violence, and dating violence
  • Stalking: repeatedly following, harassing, threatening, or intimidating including by telephone, mail, electronic communication, or social media
  • Retaliation: adverse academic or other actions against anyone reporting or participating in an investigation of Title IX allegations

More Title IX Information

PDF DocumentLink to Title IX Sexual Harassment Training Module
PDF DocumentLink to Clark Hill PowerPoint Presentation - September 15, 2020
PDF DocumentLink to Title IX Referral Form

Reporting Prohibited Behavior

Members of the school district community who believe that a Title IX violation may have occurred, should discuss their concerns and/or file a complaint with the District’s Title IX coordinator:

Carlos Lopez
Title IX Coordinator