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Creativity. College. Career.
It all starts here!

Public School Academies of Detroit's Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School has a relentless focus on giving young students the building blocks they need for success in creativity, college and career:
  • The ability to read, write and do math at or above grade level.
  • A firm foundation in art and design.
  • The desire and tools to work together in creative ways to solve real human problems.
  • An enduring love of learning.
Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School serves approximately 380 students from kindergarten through 5th grade.

As a public charter school, all enrolled students attend tuition-free. Academic ability is not a factor in 

10225 Third Street 
Detroit MI 48202
(313) 826-1159

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Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School’s staff and curriculum have provided my son with support and encouragement to reach his fullest potential. I have seen a tremendous growth in my son beyond what we thought possible. The staff is dedicated, caring and engaged to a degree I have never seen before in any school setting..."
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  • Canned Food Drive Greetings Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School families,Today marks the beginning of our Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School Food Drive! Fifth graders will be civically engaged this holiday season. They ...
    Posted Nov 9, 2015, 6:49 AM by D'Angelo Farmer
  • Novmeber Newsletter Greetings Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School families.We are excited to present to you our newsletter for the month of November. Click the link below to read a message from ...
    Posted Nov 3, 2015, 8:52 AM by D'Angelo Farmer
  • Parent Meeting and Math Night! Do you want to know more about what your child is learning in school? Are you looking for more ways to have fun at home? This message is to remind ...
    Posted Oct 30, 2015, 6:54 AM by D'Angelo Farmer
  • Michigan Opera Theatre Live Performance Wows HFA: Elementary School Students Our 2nd-5th grade students were recently treated to a Michigan Opera Theatre performance. Performed in both Spanish and English, "How Nanita Learned to Make Flan" is based on the ...
    Posted Oct 26, 2015, 12:39 PM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • Walk to School Day Not only is tomorrow count day but tomorrow, Wednesday, October 7, 2015 is also Walk to School Day! Walking or Biking to school has several health and environmental benefits. Click ...
    Posted Oct 6, 2015, 9:06 AM by D'Angelo Farmer
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