Meet the Principal

Phone: (313) 494-7100


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Larry D. Gray II, Ph.D.

Dr. Gray graduate from Olivet College with a bachelor degree Biology and Psychology. Dr. Gray also holds a Masters and Doctorate of Educational Leadership degree from Western Michigan University.

Dr. Gray started his career in education at Starr Commonwealth School for Boys as a Counselor. He then joined Battle Creek Public Schools as the Director of Workforce Development. Dr. Gray other leadership posts include, Principal at both the High School and Junior High School level. Dr. Gray has been an administrator in both Illinois and Missouri.

He has honed his student-centered approach through his work as a counselor, adjunct college professor and school administrator. He has also used research from PLC’s to improve the quality of teaching and learning. Dr. Gray encourages students to become life-long learners and passionate about their education.

His skills have allowed him to become a visionary and creative leader who promotes team and community building within a school system by working with each stakeholders on behalf of all students.

Dr. Gray is honored to serve as the Principal of Randolph Career Technical Center with Detroit Public School Community District.