The mission of Dixon Educational Learning Academy is to ensure academic success for our students and all stakeholders through improved educational techniques, providing a safe environment and enhanced community involvement.
Increased learning time (extended day), Robotics/Science Clubs, DAPCEP, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Media Club, Book Club, American Read Tutors, University of Michigan Pen Pals, Volunteer Reading Corps, Logical Choice, Special Olympics, School Garden, Boys and Girls Basketball Teams, Golf Team, SCUBA diving for students 12 and up, College Counselor, Social Workers, Before and After School Tutoring, Afterschool 21st Century (includes academic help and activities: cooking, fencing, sewing, music, art, and more) Business Partnerships, Church/Civic group mentors, Henry Ford Mobile Clinic
High Quality Pre-Kindergarten
We offer a high quality early learning experience for special needs and general education students 4 years of age by November 1. Detroit Public Schools’ Pre-K classroom curriculum is aligned with the National Early Childhood Standards and Michigan State Board of Education’s Early Childhood Standards of Quality. For more info, go to detroitk12.org/preK
Offerings for School Community
Second Cup of Coffee, Food Bank, Healthy Living, LSCO, Parent Workshops, and GED classes
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