About School Life Troy


School Life is a specialty publication solely providing information for students, parents and staff in Troy School District. The targeted content covers all grades from K-12 and is distributed each month to school families and strategic locations throughout the community. It includes student features, achievement highlights, important district news, messages from the superintendent, school events and more.
What will you find each month in SchoolLife?

  • Important updates from the Troy School District administration
  • Monthly school calendars with closings, in-service days, landmark dates and events
  • Sports and academic updates
  • Student features
  • School events
  • Editorial focused on student topics


A publication of Alawan Enterprises, School Life launched in Dearborn in 2009 in response to public school system budgetary cutbacks to help fill a vital communication void. It expanded to Troy in 2014.  School Life provides critical and timely news for students and their families throughout the district.

The Importance of School Life

School Life is published the first of each month and is available FREE to parents of students attending schools in the Troy School District. Additional copies are available in school offices and various locations throughout the community.

How is School Life distributed?

The primary method of distribution is through the students and schools, classroom by classroom. Each month, teachers receive the number of copies needed for students in their classrooms.  Students bring School Life to their homes. Additional publications are available in school offices and throughout the greater school community.

Raad Alawan, Publisher/Advertising Sales
Patricia Benavides — Editor
Rodney Curtis —Photographer, Writer, Webmaster

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