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Now enrolling for the 2021/2022 school year!

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Learn about the Dove Difference!

Dove Academy of Detroit is a tuition-free preschool through eighth-grade public charter school that was founded in 1997.

At Dove Academy, you will find a rigorous subject-based curriculum along with nationally recognized character education and college prep programs.

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Promotion of Renee Wendt as new Assistant Principal

Sep 1, 2021
Dove Academy is pleased to announce the promotion of Renee Wendt as its new Assistant Principal! Ms. Wendt is a familiar face to many in Dove Nation, as she has served in many roles, having taught every grade except 4th…
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Welcome to the 2021/22 School Year!

Aug 17, 2021
Dove Nation Families, We are pleased to welcome you and your students to the 2021/2022 school year as part of Dove Nation. Our staff has been anxiously awaiting the arrival of your students and cannot wait to learn and grow…
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Dove Students Grow Garden during Summer School

Jul 17, 2021
This #DoveNation scholar is very proud of the “fruits” of his labor.

Our Commitment

"We, as the staff of Dove Academy, are committed to creating a school that gives every student the opportunity to SOAR. Every student will have the opportunity to be successful. Every student will have the opportunity to develop their character and their academic skills. The education we provide our students will serve as the foundation that our students will build their lives upon.

Staff Commitment

“We, as Dove Academy families, are committed to our children’s education. We will ensure that our children are present, on time, and prepared for school daily. We will be active participants in our children’s education both inside and outside of school. The support we provide our children will serve as the foundation that will enable them to SOAR!”

Family Commitment

“We, as students of Dove Academy, are committed to learning how to SOAR. We will demonstrate a positive attitude toward our learning, our fellow students, and teachers. We will work to develop our character and our academic skills. We will take responsibility for the choices we make and work together to make Dove Academy a safe place for us to grow. We will ask our teachers and family for support when we need it and always give our best effort. The education we earn at Dove Academy will be the foundation we can build our lives on."

Student Commitment


Upcoming Events

  1. Students First Day of School

    August 29
  2. Labor Day Holiday – No School

    September 2 - September 5
  3. GSRP First Day

    September 12
  4. No School

    October 10
  5. No School

    November 4


The Board of Directors is scheduled to meet on the THIRD MONDAY of each month at 5:00 PM. Meetings are held at Dove Academy of Detroit. The public is welcome to attend. Any person with a disability who needs accommodations for participation in the meeting should contact the School Principal, at 313-366-9110 at least 3 days prior to the meeting.

20001 Wexford St.
Detroit, Michigan 48234


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