Office of Public School Academies
Pawley Hall, Room 420J
456 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(248) 370-4596
Fax: (248) 370-4239

The OU Academies

1. Detroit Academy of Arts and Sciences

The mission of the Detroit Academy of Arts & Sciences is to provide a high quality education in the arts and sciences that prepares our students to compete in a global society.

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2. Michigan School for the Arts

Michigan School for the Arts uses the arts to energize learning through creative opportunities to achieve personal and academic success. MSA’s students will be prepared to succeed in higher education and contribute actively in the community.

Read more information about Michigan School for the Arts.

3. Detroit Edison Public School Academy

Detroit Edison Public School Academy exists to prepare students entrusted to our care for a future as global citizens and successful lifelong learners that are caring and compassionate. Academic development is achieved in a dignified and supported environment by utilizing a proven research based curriculum that incorporates diversity, family, staff and community partnerships, in pursuit of educational excellence.

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4. Dove Academy of Detroit

The mission of Dove Academy is to educate all students so they can effectively, efficiently and successfully communicate (read, write and speak) and solve complex mathematical challenges. The school’s curriculum places a strong emphasis on math and communication skills. All other subjects such as science, social studies, art, music and physical education are supported by a solid foundation of literacy and mathematics.

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5. Four Corners Montessori Academy

The mission of Four Corners Montessori Academy is to provide an exemplary education through a nurturing and stimulating environment that enhances each child's intellectual and emotional gifts, leading to responsible and compassionate citizens.

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6. Star International Academy

The mission of Star International Academy is to provide  its students with quality education that focuses on the Michigan core curriculum and an emphasis on international cultures, including the study of a language, culture, and history different from one’s own.

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7. Universal Academy

The mission of Universal Academy is to promote academic excellence and prepare students to be life-long learners and the leaders of tomorrow.

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8. Weston Preparatory Academy

Weston Preparatory Academy will facilitate and encourage educators, family, community, and business partners to contribute to the education of our students utilizing academic skills, creativity, and technology through well defined academic goals and behavior expectations which will lead to lifelong learning and continuing education in order to become productive members of a peaceful global society.

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9. Caniff Liberty Academy

The mission of Caniff Liberty Academy ("Academy") is to enlist all community stakeholders to provide for the multi-cultural needs of the students, through innovative experiences in a fully inclusive, safe and nurturing environment, thus preparing the students to be productive, contributing members of their diverse community and the world.

Read more information about Caniff Liberty Academy.