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School leader:  sylvia green
18977 Schaefer Highway
Detroit, MI 48235

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(313) 450-0642
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Submitted by a parent · July 29, 2013
David ellis academy east was a very terrible school they had many many activities such as cheering,girls baseball,boys basketball,dance,and lylas group now all we have is a coed basketball team and dance team.......thier gym teacher mr.green has... more

Submitted by a community member · July 29, 2013
I loved that school, and I always will. I've been there since Kindagarden to the sixth grade. Then I was transfer to the sister school, but that school was my second home, and always will be. The staff is amazing. I would miss that school

Submitted by a teacher · May 18, 2013
David Ellis Academy is a model charter. We are firm believers that student achievement is a must. In order for our students to achieve, our teachers must be highly qualified and always willing to learn as well. We believe in teaching the whole... more

Submitted by a parent · March 25, 2013
I enrolled my daughter into kindergarten for school year 2012-2013. They have two, half of days a month off and with the winter break, spring break and professional development days it is too many days out of school. I just don't understand what... more

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David Ellis Academy
18977 Schaefer Highway, Detroit, MI  48235
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 40 reviews. (313) 450-0642
Last modified David Ellis Academy is a Charter school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.