Pathways Academy


    Within a caring and supportive environment, this 21st Century school provides students with the academic and ethical skills necessary for success in spite of the personal, emotional and social challenges students are facing. Day care and early childhood education services are provided onsite, and accelerated credit recovery is also offered.

    Grades: 7-12
    Curriculum focus: Alternative School for Pregnant and Parenting Teens

    Address: 11340 E. Jefferson, Detroit, MI  48214
    Located near: Jefferson and St. Jean
    Phone: (313) 209-3804
    Principal: Michelle Shawver
    Email Address:
    Management Company: Innovative Educational Programs
    Year first authorized: 2014


    Board members for 2019-20

    Name Office
    Leonard Dixon President
    Alonzo Bell Vice President
    Cynthia Bradford Secretary
    Tonjola Cole Treasurer
    Hurticene Hardaway Member






Contact Information

  • Office of Charter Schools

    Fisher Building, 9th Floor
    3011 W. Grand Blvd
    Detroit MI 48202
    Phone: (313) 873-7927
    Fax: (313) 873-6184

    Dr. Jendayi Gardner
    Executive Director of Charter Schools

    Jacqueline Sims
    Charter Schools Compliance Specialist