About Us

  • At Burns Elementary-Middle School, we believe learning unleashes excellence. We offer experiences in all areas of development including physical, cognitive, language and literacy, communication and interpersonal skills. We also provide opportunities for exploration, self-selection, and problem-solving.

Burns School Pledge

  • I am me.

    I use my mind to improve my abilities.

    I pledge to give my best and strive to reach success.

    I will respect myself and others.

    And have a plan for my quest.

    I will reach the top, by always giving my best, 

    because I am a Burns Student,

    and my choice is success.

Contact Us

  • 14350 Terry Street

    Detroit, Michigan 48227-5513

    Phone:(313) 852-0534

    Fax:(313) 852-1179

    Principal: Cynthia Clayton 


    • Boy / Girl Scout
    • Student Council
    • S.T.E.A.M Club
    • Art
    • After School Tutoring
      • Homework Assistance
      • M-Step
      •  I-Ready Skills

Quick Facts

  • Kindergarten- 8th Grades Served
  • No Application Required
  • 9:00am - 4:10pm Bell Schedule
  • Yes Uniforms
  • Yes Transportation
  • 390 Students Enrollment