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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 
admission.

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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Latest News & Info

  • Back to School Rally - Aug. 31
    Posted Aug 4, 2016, 9:55 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • Registration Dates for ALL HFA: Elementary School Scholars - Aug. 10 or 11
    Posted Aug 4, 2016, 9:54 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • Join Us and Celebrate the Sounds of Learning - August 2 Join us on August 2nd at 12:30 pm for a recorder performance by our budding musicians and celebrate the sounds of learning!HFA: Elementary School is collaborating with the ...
    Posted Jul 28, 2016, 10:47 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • Water Quality at HFA: Elementary School Please see the attached letter from Superintendent Nanette Gill regarding water quality at Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School.
    Posted Jun 17, 2016, 8:02 AM by Jeff Mesch
  • Design Thinking Expo - June 9 Join us for HFA: Elementary School's Design Thinking Expo on June 9! Our school-wide exhibition will showcase students’ emerging creativity, collaboration, and 21st century problem solving skills. Teams ...
    Posted Jun 1, 2016, 7:08 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
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2015-2016 PSAD Meeting Schedule 

Please note that the date, time, and  location of the 
Public School Academy meetings are subject to change 
from what is posted on the schools’ website. For final date, 
time, and location of the PSAD Board meetings, please 
check the meeting notice that is posted, at least 10 days 
prior to the meeting, at any of the school entrances.


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