Edmonson News

September 2023

Calendar of September and October Events

September 21, 2023 - World Peace Day

September 29, 2023 - Professional Development Day

October 2, 2023 - Oct. 6, 2023 - COUNT WEEK

Monday- sock day

Wednesday - College Gear. Wear your favorite college gear.

Thursday - Lions Day

Friday - Eddie Day

October 3, 2023 - PTSA Meeting (TITLE 1 meeting included)

October 16- October 20, 2023 - Scholastic Book Fair (Instructions will be provided to set up your student's E-Account to purchase books.

October 18, 2023: Parent Teacher Conference: Early Dismissal 1:10 p.m. - NO AFTER CARE

October 25, 2023: Picture Day -Single student pictures taken (no group or sibling images will be taken at this time). Everyone will be photographed unless you inform the guide that you would not like for your student(s) to be photographed.

Afterschool activities


Soccer practice will begin soon! The season begins September 23, 2023

Please reach out to Tiarah Winston @ tiarah.winston@detroitk12.org

Chess Team (Competitive) will begin soon! Contact Coach Shanesha Pugh @edmonson.chess.team@gmail.com

Chess Club and Academic Games are on the way! More information will come shortly for additional clubs, organization and sports.

Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) -Get involved!


We have vacant elected positions that need to be filled asap. (Treasurer, Corresponding Secretary, Parliamentarian). If interested, you can nominate someone or yourself. Send to tiarah.winston@gmail.com

PTSA first meeting Tuesday, October 3, 2023 at 6pm

Topic: FOEPTA General Body Meeting

Time: First Tuesday Monthly at 6 pm

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 926 9233 7700
Passcode: Edmonson

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Student Technology Devices

Parent/Guardian Orientation/Agreement: Parents are required to complete the online survey https://bit.ly/family-orientation to access the program orientation, participation agreement and acknowledgement of technology acceptable use policy.

Information collected through this survey will be imported into PowerSchool for tracking and reporting purposes.

Parents must complete this training themselves; schools cannot complete this requirement for parents. Student log in must be used in order to access the platform. Please contact your student's guide if you need log in information.

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Going from Good to Extraordinary

Are you interested in participating on the School Advisory Council? This council provides a small group of staff, parents, students and business/faith based partners an opportunity to serve in an advisory capacity to the school principal and to assist in the preparation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of school improvement. Participation is based on voting of your peers in each category. Survey closes on Wednesday, September 20, 2023.


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Drop off/ Pick Up

Please utilize the car line or walk up process for Door 2 - Primary students. Please see the Class Dojo for the procedures of the 2 lane car line. If you must park and get out, please park in the available parking spaces.

All students grades 1 through 7 enter Door1. Primary siblings are welcome to enter Door1. Parents of Primary students (Prek/K only) will sign students in at Door 1. Primary students will then walk to their classes independently.

First through Seventh graders walk in independently through Door 1.

Be sure to pick up your student at 3:10 pm unless utilizing Extended Day PM parent paid services.

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Need to chat! Have a question? Principal Johnson's Office Hour -REGISTER HERE!

As always, please feel free to reach out to me directly via email, or at 313.332.4646 or cell 313.655-3181

Join me for open office hours Mondays 10:00 am -10:30am. Please register for general session or individual appointments during this time using the link


Thank you for being a valued member of the Edmonson community.