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Fall Enrollment


At Renaissance High School we offer your child a strong college prep curriculum and encompasses specialty programs which include Dual Enrollment, Advanced Placement, College Internships and a full International Baccalaureate Program which began in the fall of 2017.

Renaissance is recognized for its challenging academic standards and consistently surpasses district and state proficiency in academic achievement, standardized assessments and college entrance examinations.  100 percent of our graduates are accepted to college and are awarded millions in scholarships.  The staff is committed providing the highest quality education by engaging student’s in non-traditional learning techniques through the use of technology and hands on experience.  Renaissance has a strong community presence and provide its students with opportunities in leadership, internships, and volunteer.

We invite you to enroll now so that your child can experience Renaissance High School and all that it has to offer.  We’d love to have you as a member of the the Renaissance High School Phoenix family!

Renaissance High School is accepting enrollment for students who were admitted during the 2019-20 admissions cycle. The deadline to enroll was May 15. Students who missed that deadline may lose their seats. If you have not completed enrollment, please contact Coretta Strong or Belita Mitchell at (313) 416-4600 today regarding your enrollment.

New Applicants
The deadline to apply for admission to Renaissance High School is Friday, June 28, 2019, for fall 2019 admission. The final test date is Friday, July 12, 2019.

Students who have unsuccessfully applied during the 2018-19 school year are not eligible to apply during this cycle.

Applications will be accepted online only. Please visit to get started today!

Fall 2020 Admissions
Interested in attending Renaissance High School next fall? Please take this interest survey. You will receive updates about the next round of applications and more.

How to Enroll

Renaissance High School will be open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for you to come and enroll your child. Please Note: Your child must have taken the exam and also confirmed their seat at our school in order to be enrolled.

What to bring:

  • Parent/Guardian Photo ID
  • Proof of Address (two forms)
  • Student’s Birth Certificate
  • Student’s immunization record
  • Student’s transcript/most recent report card

Acceptable forms of Proof of Address:

  • Driver's license
  • Detroit ID
  • Utility bill
  • W-2
  • Pay stub
  • Official government mail
  • Public Assistance documents

For additional details, visit Fall Enrollment

Pop Up Enrollment Centers

Detroit Public Schools Community District will operate six Pop-Up Enrollment centers across the city. Don’t wait until September to enroll! Secure your child’s seat by dropping into a Pop Up Enrollment Center near you to take care of your enrollment needs.

The centers are one-stop locations for enrolling children in school for the 2019-20 school year, regardless of their grade. Learn how to apply for application schools and examination high schools.

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday

July 29 through August 23

Brenda Scott Academy
18440 Hoover

Amelia Earhart Elementary-Middle School
1000 Scotten

14450 Burt Road

10147 W. Chicago

Ronald Brown
11530 E. Outer Drive

Benjamin Carson High School of Science and Medicine
571 Mack