We Believe That......
High Expectations produce high results.
Each person deserves respect as a human being.
Each person has immeasurable instrinsic worth.
We educate, and empower every student at Durfee every day, to build a stronger Detroit.
All students will have the knowledge, skills and confidence necessary to thrive in our city, our nation, our world.
Make decisions that are in the best interest of students. Use every resource strategically sothat we can meet students' individual needs.
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