Please be aware that our administrative team will be hosting regular office hours each week just in case you need to reach out to us to ask questions or gain clarity on anything happening at Edward “Duke” Ellington Conservatory of Music and Arts @ Beckham. At any time, you can call the school, email any staff member, or reach out to us on TEAMS and use the messaging system.


    Kimberly Pierce – Principal

    Monday-Friday from 8:00am-10:00am and

    12:00pm-2:00pm each day.

    Feel free to call Principal Pierce at 313-852-8500 or reach her via email at kimberly.pierce@detroitk12.org


    Mr. Owens – Assistant Principal

    Monday-Friday from 8:00am-10:00am

    12:00pm-2:00pm each day.

    Mr. Owens can be reached at warner.owens@detroitk12.org.


    Main Office & Administrator Office Hours

    The Main Office will be open and administrative staff will be available to support parents for student records, enrollment, scheduling, and technology support Monday-Friday from 8:00 am-10:00 am and 12:00 pm-2:00 pm each day.  Also, feel free to call the school from 7:30 am-2:30 pm as well at 313-852-8500.