It's SOS for the DPS. The district faces a gargantuan deficit, low test scores, high dropout rates and declining enrollment.
So where to begin?
That question becomes Front and Center in a FOX 2 special report: The State of Detroit Public Schools.
Roop Raj teamed up with fellow FOX 2 reporters Charlie LeDuff and Andrea Isom to tackle some of the biggest issues plaguing the district.
Front and Center: The State of Detroit Public Schools has been divided in three parts, which can be viewed by clicking on the video player above.