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October 15, 2018
Redford Union's Game Day

Please click on link below for flyer
PDF DocumentGame Day Flyer

August 22, 2018
Welcome Back MacGowan

Dear MacGowan Parents:

Welcome to a new and exciting year at MacGowan Elementary School.  Our teachers are preparing for a great start to your child's educational journey for the 2018-2019 school year.

School Packet Pick-Up
School Information/Teacher Assignments/ Important Forms
Tuesday, August 28th, 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

School Open House
Meet your teacher/Visit classroom/Learn classroom procedures/Shown arrival & dismissal doors
Tuesday, September 4th, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Starting School
School Hours:  8:15 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Wednesday, September 5th
First graders attend (Full Day)
Only Kindergarten student's last names starting with A-L attends (Full Day)

Thursday, September 6th
First graders attend (Full Day)
Only Kindergarten student's last names starting with M-Z attends (Full Day)

Friday, September 7th
Regular School Day - all grades attend

We know that this schedule for the first few days of school requires some flexibility from our kindergarten families, but we believe that introducing the kindergarten children to school procedures in smaller groups allows us the opportunity to get to know our students better and increases the comfort level for our children and parents and makes for a smooth transition into kindergarten.

Welcome Back to School Letter.



June 7, 2018
Lockdown 6-7-18

To access a printable version of this letter, click here. 

June 6, 2018
Limited Tax Pledge Notice

Limited Tax Pledge Notice



PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that there will be a meeting of the Board of Education of Redford Union Schools, District No. 1, Wayne County, Michigan.  It will hold its regularly scheduled Board Meeting on Monday, June 11, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the Board of 

Education Administrative Offices located at 17715 Brady, Redford, MI



At said meeting, the Board of Education will consider for approval its proposed State Aid Note (Limited Tax‐General Obligation).  The proposed State Aid Note (Limited Tax‐General Obligation), if issued, will contain the limited tax full faith and credit pledge of Redford Union Schools, District

No. 1,   Wayne County, Michigan.


The Board Minutes are located at the Board of Education Administrative Offices located above.  The phone number is (313) 242-6000.


Patricia J. Isabell

Secretary, Board of Education


May 29, 2018
Power Outages at MacGowan and Beck

Due to power outages at both MacGowan and Beck those buildings are dismissing early.  DTE has given a rough estimation of late afternoon before service will be restored due to equipment failure.  Thank you for your understanding!