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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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  • 2014-2015 School Calendar Extended by One Day Now that the month of April has arrived, we are hoping that all the severe weather is behind us,  and we can count on holding school every day that is ...
    Posted Apr 13, 2015, 6:58 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • April 2015 Newsletter Greetings HFA: Elementary School families. We are excited to present to you our newsletter for the month of April. Click the link below to read a message from our principal ...
    Posted Apr 3, 2015, 4:34 PM by Thomas Jubert
  • Open Enrollment Application Deadline is March 20 Our District is currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year. To be eligible for admission, complete applications must be received or postmarked by 5:00 p.m. on ...
    Posted Mar 17, 2015, 1:13 PM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • Curious About HFA: Elementary School? Attend Our Open House on April 20, 5:30-7:00pm
    Posted Mar 16, 2015, 12:57 PM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • No School for Students - Mon. March 16 Due to a scheduled staff professional development day there is no school for HFA: Elementary School students on Monday, March 16.
    Posted Mar 13, 2015, 10:13 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
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