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

  • Reminder - Math Night Parent Meeting - Tuesday, Nov. 18 Join us for our parent meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 18. at 6:00 p.m. Refreshments will be served at 5:30 p.m. Learn some new math games you ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2014, 7:11 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • November Newsletter Greetings HFA: Elementary School Families,As we move into the month of November, take a glimpse at our newsletter to find out all the amazing events going on from the ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2014, 4:54 PM by Thomas Jubert
  • October Newsletter Greetings HFA: Elementary School families. We are excited to present to you our newsletter for the month of October. Click the link below to read a message from our principal ...
    Posted Oct 2, 2014, 9:08 AM by Thomas Jubert
  • Important Dates - Mark Your Calendars! HFA: Elementary School Families, take a moment to review the following upcoming dates:•September 26th: NO SCHOOL for Students -Professional Development for Staff •September 30th: Parents as Partners Meeting and ...
    Posted Sep 22, 2014, 2:18 PM by Lisa Kreinbring
  • Mayor Duggan Kicks Off New Elementary School Soccer League with Event at HFA: Elementary School On September 4th, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan announced his new elementary school soccer league during an event at our school. He gave our students some dribbling tips and tons of ...
    Posted Sep 11, 2014, 10:29 AM by Lisa Kreinbring
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