Free summer meals for kids and teens under 18

Free summer meals for kids and teens under 18 are available through the Summer Food Service Program from now until the end of August. Grab and go meal pickup locations are available throughout Washtenaw County. For more information or to find a site near you, visit or call 1-866-3-HUNGRY. For text updates and reminders, text FOOD to 877-877.

Parent News

Preschool Registration is Happening Now!

Preschool enrollment is open now for Beatty, Ford, and Perry Early Learning Centers.

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The Parkridge Summerfest and Joe Dulin Day - Seeking Volunteers

The Office of Community and Economic Development (OCED) and the Parkridge Summerfest are seeking volunteers.

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YCS School and Program selection for 2021-2022 Survey
This form will allow parents to indicate their preference for their child's school and chosen specialty program for the next school year. In addition to our schools, YCS has several different program options available depending on the grade. Please complete this form for each child who will be attending Ypsilanti Community Schools for the 2021-2022 school year.
U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development

As the impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic continue to ripple across our nation, an escalating foreclosure crisis among FHA-insured borrowers is reaching a cataclysmic point impacting hundreds of thousands of borrowers. We understand that many homeowners may be struggling and unable to make mortgage payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic. See the information attached.

Application Login

Links to commonly used applications for students, including PowerSchool, School Messenger, and more.
Visit the Application Login page


Education Project Referral - Homeless Services

Enrollment information for Ypsilanti Community Schools, including forms and packets.

Visit the Enrollment Information page

Model Notification of Rights under FERPA for Elementary and Secondary Schools

Link to document

Information about food service and menus available for YCS students.

Visit the Food Service/Menus page

Ypsilanti Community School’s Board of Education recognizes that good nutrition and regular physical activity affect the health and well–being of the district's students. Research concludes that there is a positive connection between a student's health and well-being and his/her ability to learn

Link to health and wellness information

List of Resources for parents

Link to parent resources

This webpage is your go-to resource as everyone transitions from interacting with students face-to-face in classrooms to Remote Learning. (Hint: bookmark it in your browser).

Link to parent and student resource learning

Parents and caretakers play an important role in teaching children to wash their hands, why wearing a mask is important, and how to social distance. These practices can keep children healthy and stop the virus from spreading to others. This website will give parents some resources to share with their children.

Masks - Handwashing - Social Distancing

Link to safety website

Information about scholarships available and other information.

Visit the Scholarship page

Information on the YCS school closings policy.

Visit the School Closings page

For Transportation Questions, Contact Tressa Whitley 

Phone:  (734) 994-8133, ext. 3206  

Link to transportation information


Feedback/Comment Form

At Ypsilanti Community Schools, we value your feedback. Please take the time to complete the form. We appreciate any feedback or comments that you would like to share.

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2020-21 School Year Calendar

PDF DocumentYCS 2020-21 Traditional Calendar

Please remember the first day of school for students K-12 is Monday, September 8, 2020. Pre-school students start after the Labor Day holiday on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.