About Henry Ford Academy Elementary School

Our School Provides

  • A learning community that welcomes your child entering grades K-5. 
  • A small school with small classes that average 16 students in grades K-1 and 21 in grades 2-5.
  • A college-going culture with high expectations for all. 
  • A modern facility at the former Doty Elementary School, with technology inside and space to play outside. 
  • Hands-on project-based learning led by highly qualified, certified teachers.
  • A focus on developing creative students who love learning and who can read, write and do math at or above their grade level.
  • Design Thinking as a process that develops creativity and leads to innovation.
  • Caring adult role models in an environment that is nurturing, safe and secure.
  • An inclusive family atmosphere where parents are welcomed as partners. 
  • Structured experiences in the community, such as field trips and service learning projects.
  • Access to a learning-focused latchkey program.
  • Automatic enrollment at the nearby Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies Middle School when students complete 5th grade.
  • And so much more.