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Dove Academy Of Detroit

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Quick facts

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Grades Served PreK -8th
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Enrollment 510 Students
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Type Of School Charter
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Start/End Time 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Before/After Care Yes/Yes
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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 20:1
Enrollment

Enrollment Deadline

August 8

Application Required

Yes
How to Apply

Points of pride

“At Dove we have scholars, not just students,” said Tommy Brooks, principal at Dove Academy. “We work to motivate students to make and reach goals by making a human connection with them. Getting to know and gaining the respect of each family makes them feel valued and that they are part of something. If students believe in and value themselves, they will have the confidence to indulge in their interests and seek out achievement. We guide students in this process by stressing the importance of college and planning for the future. At Dove, we believe that every student has a story and that we are here to walk alongside them so that they can achieve greatness.”

Leadership

Mr. Tommy Brooks
Mr. Tommy Brooks
Principal

Tommy Brooks is in his second year as principal of Dove Academy and in his eighth year of education. He attended Michigan State University (bachelor’s) and Wayne State University (graduate and specialists). Outside of being a principal, he has a passion for building community outreach and providing free athletic training camps for youth in both Kalamazoo and Detroit. He also enjoys spending time with his wife and three girls.

Management Company

A Member of the Oakland University Community

Location & Contact

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Address
20001 Wexford St
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Detroit, MI
48234
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Phone Number +13133669110
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Bell Times

08:00 am - 03:30 pm

08:00 am - 02:00 pm (Friday)

Transportation

No, Transportation is not Provided

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Enrollment

Enrollment Details
Enrollment 510
Accepting New Students?

Yes - PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th

Application Required Yes
Application Priorities N/A
Enrollment Instructions

Enroll today for the 2020-2021 school year!

To apply for the 2020-2021, visit the school or visit the school website to enroll.

Academics & Activities

Curriculum

Core Academic Subjects

Reading, Writing, Math, Science, and Social Studies

Special Classes

Art, STEM, Library, Technology, Physical Education and Health

Support Teachers

Full-time certified Title I Teachers to assist students with Reading and Writing skills
A Full-time Special Education Teacher
Contracted Speech and Language Therapists, Social Workers, and Educational Psychologists to accommodate the individual needs of students

Support Programs

Top Activities

Top Activities
Sports
Sports
Arts
Leadership and Mentoring
Student Government
Student Clubs
STEM/Robotics
Academic Games/Competition

Academic Offerings

Academic Offerings
Math interventionist
Homework help
Honors society
STEM
Arts
Computer lab
Field Trips

Culture

Is there a parent advisory council?

Yes

Partnerships

School Safety Culture

Dove Academy utilizes a school- wide PBIS approach to promote positive behavior and improve school safety .The focus of PBIS is prevention, not punishment.