Dove Academy of Detroit


Thank you for your interest in Dove Academy of Detroit! All K-8th-grade students are welcome to enroll.

To ensure your child’s seat at Dove Academy of Detroit, please follow the steps below and provide the correct documentation.

2022-2023 Enrollment Information:

Re-enrollment will be held: February 1st - February 28th
Open enrollment will be held: March 7th - March 25th
If needed, our lottery date will be: May 20th

We also have a GSRP Preschool Program

The Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) is an income based program that provides funding for PreK programs for four-year-old children. The class meets Monday through Thursday, from 8:00-3:15.


STEP 1: Fill out an Enrollment Application Online

Open Enrollment for the 2021-2022 school year is now open! Apply today!

If you are interested in enrolling for the current 2020-2021 school year, please contact Ms. Driskell at [email protected]

STEP 2: Visit or Attend an Event

*Due to the COVID-19, tours and visits are canceled and not required for enrollment.

STEP 3: Documents

Required: Applicants are required to supply the school with the following: 

  • Proof of date of birth such as the following:
      • Original Birth Certificate (Preferred)
      • Affidavit of Parentage
      • Baptism or Church Certificate
      • Hospital Certificate
      • Immigration Documents
      • Passport
  • Proof of Residency – may be one of the following:
      • Parent/Guardian Driver’s License
      • State ID Card
      • Passport
      • Utility Bill
      • Lease/Rental Agreement
  • Immunization record or waiver certificate from your county health department.


  • Request for Record to send to prior school. Required for K-6th grade applicants
  • Home Language Survey
  • Special Education Information Sheet (if applicable)
      • Copy of Individual Education Plan (if applicable)
  • McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistant Act Student Residency Form (if applicable)


  • Proof of vision screening (must be within the last 3 years).
  • Health Appraisal*
    • *Health Appraisal – we are aware that health insurance companies only allow one health appraisal per year. If your child’s health appraisal will expire before the month of September and you need to schedule such an appointment with your doctor please let the office know. This is the only document that can be delayed until the first day of school.
  • Kindergarten Waiver (if not 5 years old by December 1, 2020)

STEP 4: Celebrate Your Enrollment!

STEP 5: Follow Us On Social Media To Keep Up With The Happenings At Dove Academy!