About Us


    Welcome to Mary McLeod Bethune Pre-K to 8th Grade Academy! We're excited to welcome new students to our school family. Located in Detroit, our school is a special place where learning is fun and everyone is valued. We have over 500 students just like you, and we can't wait for you to join us!

    At Bethune, we have lots of cool things to do! We have a STEM program where you can learn about science, technology, engineering, and math by doing fun experiments and projects. If you like art, we have classes where you can paint, draw, and be creative. In addition, we have after-school, cheerleading, dance, Grief-Share. Plus, we have sports teams where they can play games and make new friends. Our school is also known for being really good at teaching youth. We care about helping the students to learn and grow, and we'll always be here to support them. So come join us at Mary McLeod Bethune Pre-K to 8th Grade Academy – where every student is special, and every day is an adventure!


  • 8145 Puritan Street

    Detroit, MI 48227-4068

    Phone: (313) 494-3830 • Fax: (313) 494-3829

    William JacksonPrincipal
  • Offerings

    • Vocal Music
    • Grief Share
    • Robotics
    • After-School Tutoring
    • Cheerleading
    • STEM Club
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  • Pre-K - 8th Grades Served
  • No Application Required
  • 7:30am - 2:40am Bell Schedule
  • No Uniforms
  • Yes Transportation
  • 629 Students Enrollment