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School leader:  Curtis Lewis, Ph.D.
485 West Milwaukee St
Detroit, MI 48202

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(313) 481-4000
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"We are best known for being a college prep school, focused on art and design."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Visual arts
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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18 reviews

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Submitted by a teacher · August 10, 2015
As a former employee, I can tell you I would NEVER send my child here. The principal is full of himself and allows the children to do what they want. He is not supportive of staff and even fired 1/2 of them last year. Glad I left before he... more

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Submitted by a teacher · May 13, 2015
I have subbed for this school on more than one occasion and i can tell you, first hand, that the kids are very disrespectful, rude. They literally can do anything they want ... use phones,talk on them , be late to class, there's no consequences... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 12, 2015
This is the worst school my daughter has attended. Not only are the teachers unconcerned, inaccurate, and a host of other things...the students are VERY disrespectful and rude! To say the curriculum is average would be an understatement. Now that... more

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Submitted by a teacher · April 15, 2015
I am a former staff member of the elementary school and worked with HFA:SCS's current principal. The current principal (started in the 2014-2015 school year) exhibited a supreme lack of leadership. He was unaware of what was actually happening... more

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On June 10, HFA: SCS families, staff, partners and friends celebrated our second graduating class at Orchestra Hall: 79 seniors (95%) seniors graduated on time; 100% of graduates were accepted to college; 100% of graduates prepared and successfully presented their art portfolio; 100% of graduates successfully completed their Senior Mastery Process Defense. The Class of 2014 was offered nearly $2.5M in scholarships. Graduates are attending a range of 2 and 4-yr colleges and universities.

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Last modified: August 10, 2015
Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies
485 West Milwaukee St , Detroit, MI  48202
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 18 reviews. (313) 481-4000
Last modified Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies is a Charter school that serves grades 6-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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