• All About Clippert Honors Academy - 1981 McKinstry, 48209

    Clippert Academy is where big dreams come true in a small and supportive setting! We are DPSCD's only 6-8 standalone middle school! That means your child gets a unique middle school experience right in the heart of Detroit. We're not just a school; we're a community dedicated to unlocking your child's potential.

    Clippert Academy is your go-to place for STEM adventures. Imagine hands-on experiments, cool projects, and a world of science, technology, engineering, and math waiting to be explored. Clippert offers Academic Games, Robotics, SeaPerch, Destination imagination, Drones, and Chess programs! We're all about making learning an adventure that sparks curiosity and creativity.

    And for our Spanish-speaking families, we've got your back! Clippert proudly supports bilingual education, making sure every student feels at home. This past year, 96% of our students earned 1–3 credits of their high school foreign language requirement.

    So, why Clippert Academy? Because here, we're not just shaping minds; we're creating a community of thinkers, dreamers, and future leaders. Rigorous classes, engaging STEM and college/career readiness opportunities, and a warm embrace for our Spanish-speaking friends – that's what makes Clippert the perfect choice for your child's middle school journey. Join us, and let's make these middle school years incredible!

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    Offerings

    • Honors Classes
    • Art and PE Electives
    • Basketball
    • Softball
    • Flag Football

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