A MESSAGE FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT OF CATHOLIC SCHOOLS REGARDING COVID-19:

Updated: March 13, 2020 1:25 p.m.

To comply with Governor Gretchen Whitmer's Executive Order issued the evening of March 12 regarding coronavirus and to ensure the safety, health, and welfare of all students, staff, and faculty the Archdiocese of Detroit has closed all Catholic Schools from March 13 through April 6.

Please click the link below to read the letter from the Superintendent of Catholic Schools regarding school closures and modifications to our existing calendars.

SUPERINTENDENTS LETTER

Important details from the Superintendent's letter:

  • Schools will move their customary Easter Break (April 13 - 17) to the week of March 16 - 20. Students will not need to report physically or virtually to school at this time. 
  • Provided that there is no extension or modification of Governor Whitmer's order, students will return to schools on April 6 - 8 followed by two days off for Holy Thursday and Good Friday (April 9 and 10).
  • Students and instructional staff will return on April 13 for their first full week of school.
  • For additional updated from the Archdiocese, please click here.

We will continue to communicate and keep you updated as needed.  We appreciate your cooperation with this fluid situation! 

Thank you,

Divine Child High School & Elementary School Administrations


CYO SPORTS 

Updated:  March 13, 2020 1:20 p.m.
 
Late in the evening on March 12, Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced that in order to slow the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), all K-12 school buildings — public, private, and boarding — would be closed to students beginning Monday, March 16 until Sunday, April 5. School buildings are scheduled to reopen to students on Monday, April 6. This includes all Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Detroit, both archdiocesan and independent.
 
SPRING SPORTS:
At this time all spring sport scheduled athletic contests through April 5 are cancelled. There are to be no practices while school is not in session.  As plans are determined, this site will be updated with that information.  
 
OUT OF SEASON SPORTS:
For the out of season coaches, we also will not be holding any form of out-of-season workouts (weights, etc.) during this time. 
 

As new information is received, this site will be updated.

Click here for COVID-19: Community Resources.