Phone: (313) 866-2999


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Murleen Coakley

Mrs. Coakley is a graduate of the Detroit Public Schools, Cass Technical High School. She completed her education at Wayne State University, earning her bachelor’s degree, master’s degree, and Ed. Specialist.  She holds a master’s degree in Education (emphasis in Elementary Education), Ed. Specialist in Special Education (emphasis in Learning Disabilities Exceptionality) and Administration certifications from Central Michigan University.


She believes that a school’s foundation is built on a strong school culture and climate, which is built on positive relationships and community.  Mrs. Coakley believes that all students should be given a voice and allowed free expression to grow into future leaders in our society.   


She is committed to enhancing outcomes for all students and their families.  Mrs. Coakley considers it an honor and privilege to service the students and families of the Detroit Public Schools Community District. Her hope is to create a learning community that will benefit all students and families in Detroit.