Details overview

Hours 07:55 AM - 03:55 PM
School leader Shannon Smith
District Detroit Service Learning Academy
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Teacher-run
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Service learning

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

7
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Parent involvement center
Playground
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Special education programs Inclusive classroom

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
African-American 98% 18%
Multiracial 1% 3%
Hispanic 1% 7%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 0% 68%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 91% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Cheerleading
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Parent involvement details Emails, news letters, text messages, phone calls, social media and face to face meetings

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
Behavioral health specialist
Coach(es)
Nurse
School psychologist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None
Staff details DSLA is staffed with a group of hard working, dedicated professionals who focus daily on student growth and achievement.

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Apply to the school
Students living in district can apply for transfer
Students living outside district can apply for transfer
Application requirements Application

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014