• All about Edward Duke Ellington Conservatory of Art at Beckham 9860 Park Drive, Detroit, MI 48213

    Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to our vibrant educational oasis in Detroit, where over 600 students from Pre-K to 8th grade thrive under the inspirational legacy of Edward Duke Ellington. Our school isn't just about academics; it's a dynamic playground of learning and creativity. Picture our girls’ and boys’ basketball teams dribbling towards victory, our drama class transforming ordinary moments into captivating performances, and our robotics team crafting innovative solutions for tomorrow's challenges.

    But that's not all - we cultivate character through PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports), nurture sustainability with our flourishing vegetable garden, and ignite imaginations through our vibrant performing arts programs. Here, every child is encouraged to dream big, think boldly, and embrace their unique talents. Join us on this extraordinary journey as we blend the timeless wisdom of Edward Duke Ellington with cutting-edge education, ensuring that each student shines brightly in their own symphony of success.


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