New Schools - Fall 2019

  • Detroit Public Schools Community District will be opening new schools and relocating one school in the Fall of 2019. Parent and community meetings will be occurring during the summer to introduce and meet school leadership, and to learn more about programs and offerings. These meetings will be posted to the Enrollment calendar. 

    New Schools

    • Edmonson Elementary
      Grades PreK - 4
      1300 W Canfield St., Detroit, MI 48201
      This school will be the District’s first Montessori-only school for PK-4 students and eventually serving as a PK-8.

    • Hamilton Elementary-Middle: 
      Grades K-8
      14223 Southampton St., Detroit, MI 48213
      This school will transition from a Charter to a district-operated K-8.

    • Barton Elementary:
      Grades K-5
      8530 Joy Rd., Detroit, MI 48204
      This school will reopen as a K-5 school near Mackenzie Elementary-Middle School to accommodate the demand for an additional school in that community.

    • The School at Marygrove
      Grade 9
      8425 W. McNichols Rd., Detroit, MI 48221
      On the Marygrove College campus, this school is a part of the P-20 partnership initiative. The 9th-grade class will be the first class in Fall 2019 and will expand by one grade level each subsequent year. Apply online at Exam School Application website.

    School Relocation & Grade Reassignment

    • Academy of the Americas
      Grades K-3
      3811 Cicotte St, Detroit, MI 48210
      Grades K - 3 will relocate from the Konkel St. building to the former Logan Elementary building on Cicotte St. Apply online on Application Schools website.

    • Academy of the Americas
      Grades PreK & 4 - 12
      5680 Konkel Street, Detroit, MI 4821
      The current Konkel St. location will host grades PreK and 4-12.  Apply online on Application Schools website.


    Submit the below documents with your enrollment packet.

    • Parent/guardian photo ID
    • Child’s birth certificate
    • Child's immunization record
    • Transcripts or report cards
    • Two forms of proof of address: Driver's license, Detroit ID, W-2, pay stub, public assistance documents, official government mail, utility bill, etc.
  • Pre-Enroll Now 

    To express interest and receive additional information, pre-enroll today. A staff member will contact you.

    Enroll Now


    Download the below enrollment documents. Fill out completely and sign. Submit enrollment forms with copies of other required documents to the below locations. School personnel will review enrollment packets and communicate enrollment status to parents/guardians. See list of required documents at bottom of page.

    ACADEMY OF THE AMERICAS (both locations)

    • AoA Konkel Location / 5680 Konkel Street, Detroit, MI 4821
    • Apply online on Application Schools website.


    • Office of Enrollment, Fisher Bldg., 9th Floor, 3011 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit, MI 48202
    • Dropoff location only: Please make sure all documents are prepared prior to dropoff including any needed copies.


    • Fleming Early Learning Center, 18501 Waltham StreetDetroitMI 48205
    • For more information: Montessori Enrollment