About Nichols Elementary

  • Nichols School  

    At Detroit Public School Community District our motto is Bright Minds... Bright Futures

    About Us

    Nichols, which has been in existence for over 100 years, is a family institution located in historic Indian Village. Many parents, grandparents, and great-grandparents have attended the highly-ranked school, which has a solid reputation and offers a wide array of extra-curricular activities to complement a strong curriculum. Students and their families are drawn to our school, which offers a safe and nurturing small-school setting, from various neighborhoods throughout the City of Detroit.

    Mission Statement

    We educate and empower every student, in every community, everyday to build a strong Detroit.

    Vision Statement

    All students will have the knowledge, skills, and confidence necessary to thrive in our city, our nation, our world.

    Nichols Pledge

    I am an achiever

    I was born to win

    I'll stick with it through thick and thin

    I'll press forward

    I'll never give in

    Because I'm an achiever and I was born to win