Where strong academics and creativity work hand-in-hand.

Where strong academics and creativity work hand in hand...
Public School Academies of Detroit's Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School serves nearly 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 

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)

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

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What Parents are Saying

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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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.

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Latest News & Info

  • Open House - Wednesday, April 16 Join us for an Open House on Wednesday, April 16 from 6:00p.m. to 7:30p.m. and learn the HFA-way!
    Posted Apr 9, 2014, 11:23 AM by Jeff Mesch
  • April Newsletter Greetings HFA: Elementary School families! Spring is finally here and we are proud to present to you our school newsletter for the month of April. Click below to read about ...
    Posted Apr 8, 2014, 4:39 PM by Timothy Smedley
  • Online Ticket Purchasing Now Live for Our Father-Daughter Dance! Twist, twirl and tango the night away at our first Father-Daughter Dance! Join us on Saturday, April 12th from 6:00-8:00 pm for a night of music ...
    Posted Mar 25, 2014, 5:32 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • Literacy Night - Tuesday, March 25, 5:30 to 7:00pm HFA: Elementary School Families: Join Dr. Lewis and our wonderful staff for Literacy Night this Tuesday, March 25th from 5:30 until 7:00 p.m. Come for a night ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2014, 12:36 PM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • Parent-Teacher Conferences - March 13-14 Reminder: Today, Thursday, March 13th is a half-day of school at HFA: Elementary. All students will be dismissed at 12:15 p.m. and all after school programs will ...
    Posted Mar 13, 2014, 5:55 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
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