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Charles Wright Academy of Arts and Science

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Quick facts

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Grades Served Kindergarten -6th
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Enrollment 525 Students
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Type Of School DPSCD
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Start/End Time 7:30 am - 2:40 pm
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Before/After Care No/No
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Uniform Yes
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Accepting New Students Yes arrow_downward See below
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Student/Teacher Ratio 30:1
Enrollment

Application Required

Yes
How to Apply

Points of pride

Charles Wright Academy of Arts and Science believes that students who thrive in a technological environment will also succeed academically. Technology featured in each classroom is SMART Boards, one-to-one technology, and the full functioning Media Production Center. We are an Application School awarded with The Proof Point Award, which is the highest award given by the Superintendent of Detroit Public Schools Community District.

Leadership

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Mrs. Laura Jawor
Principal

Mrs. Laura Jawor, principal of Charles Wright Academy since 2017, has been a part of the Detroit Public Schools Community District for about 25 years. As principal, assistant principal, teacher, and instructional specialist/coach, Principal Jawor has worked to provide the students in DPSCD with an excellent education, modeling the responsibility all educators have to provide all children with the tools they need to become successful.

Location & Contact

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Address
19299 Berg Road
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Detroit, MI
48219
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Phone Number +13135383024
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Bell Times

07:30 am - 02:40 pm

Transportation

No, Transportation is not Provided

Transportation services vary for Application Schools, please contact school directly for available services.

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Enrollment

Enrollment Details
Enrollment 525
Accepting New Students?

Yes - Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th

Application Required Yes
Application Priorities N/A
Enrollment Instructions

To enroll, parents/guardians must submit completed enrollment forms and required documentation. Please visit detroitk12.org/applicationschools for more information or call 313-873-6351.

Academics & Activities

Curriculum

In Kindergarten through 8th grade, District students' learning experiences push them to think critically and have meaningful experiences with content or order to build knowledge for success within and across grade levels. Schools use the EL Education curriculum for English Language Arts/Literacy, Eureka Math for Mathematics, hands-on project-based learning and labs for Science, and various primary source texts and resources in Social Studies that best match the content and subjects taught in each grade.

Support Programs

Top Activities

Technology Labs, Media Club, Garden Club, Home Visits, Afterschool Tutoring.

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Sports
Arts
Leadership and Mentoring
Student Government
Newspaper/Journalism
Chess

Academic Offerings

Academic Offerings
Tutoring
STEM
Arts
Computer lab
1:1 Technology
Field Trips

Culture

Is there a parent advisory council?

Yes

School Safety Culture

Detroit Public Schools Community District is the only school District in the state with a fully functioning police department. In addition, to external patrols and security measures, the District has taken a whole child approach to student safety with a student code of conduct inclusive of restorative practices, a dean of culture, attendance agent and a school culture facilitator in each school and a districtwide approach to character development through our Expect Respect initiative. The Police Department's focus is based on a four-tiered strategy of crime prevention, intervention, student reintegration into the learning environment, and as a last option enforcement. The whole child commitment is supported by the methodologies of trauma informed practices.