As a public charter school, all enrolled students attend tuition-free. Academic ability is not a factor in
HFA: Elementary School is one of 51 Detroit schools to "make the grade" on Excellent Schools Detroit's new report card. (Detroit Free Press, Aug. 7, 2013)
“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..."
Our school has a relentless focus on giving young students the foundation they need to be prepared, creative, passionate, and curious learners.
First, that means making sure that your child can read, write and do math at, or above, grade level. It means engaging all of our students through project-based learning, providing a firm foundation in art and design at a time when such subjects are being cut by many schools, and instilling a love of learning from their very first day at HFA: Elementary School - building blocks for success in middle and high school, and beyond.