Ypsilanti Paraeducator Named 2021 Michigan Education Support Staff Professional of the Year

LANSING - Carla Whitsett, a paraeducator at Achieving College & Career Education High School at Ypsilanti Community Schools was named Michigan's 2021 Education Support Staff Professional of the Year, according to the Michigan Department of Education (MDE). Whitsett, who has worked as a support staff professional for more than 20 years, was selected from among more than 100 nominations for this year's award.


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Education Project Referral - Homeless Services

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

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Model Notification of Rights under FERPA for Elementary and Secondary Schools

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Information about food service and menus available for YCS students.

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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

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List of Resources for parents

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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).

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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

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Information about scholarships available and other information.

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Information on the YCS school closings policy.

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For Transportation Questions, Contact Tressa Whitley 

Phone:  (734) 994-8133, ext. 3206  

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Getting Started with Versatrans MyStop

Versatrans MyStop is an app that is available on any iOS (Apple) or Android (Google) smartphone. The program is meant to help you keep track of your student's bus location and the estimated arrival time of the bus. Let's get started!

As a reminder, the Versatrans MyStop bus tracking app is a great way to keep track of your student’s bus location and the scheduled arrival time of the bus. Versatrans MyStop is an app that is available on any iOS (Apple) or Android (Google) smartphone. Below is a link to instructions on how to get started in the app. If you are having trouble logging in, please email and include “bus tracker” in the subject line.

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