Welcome!

Academy of the Americas is a Spanish dual-language immersion program. Students will be required to undergo an assessment of their proficiency in Spanish. The school will contact you to schedule your student's assessment. 

Contact us!

Should you have any questions about the application, please call us at (313) 596-7640.

Interested in a tour? 

Call us to schedule one. 

Other School Options

This application only covers Academy of the Americas. For information about all DPSCD application schools and how to apply to other schools not included on this application, please visit detroitk12.org/applicationschools

Communication and Media Arts High School

We are a small high school with a distinguished record of academic rigor and for producing students who excel in media arts careers. At CMA, we are preparing students to beome college and career ready. CMA offers rigorous academic courses, athletics, clubs, student leadership, and numerous experiences to ensure our students are fully prepared to advance towards their post-secondary goals. 

Application Requirements  

  • Two years of Transcripts or School Report Cards.
  • Standardized Test Scores.
  • One Letter of Recommendation
  • Two additional references (contact information)
  • An admission exam is no longer required.
  • All deadlines are final, including application and enrollment deadlines.
  • Please review the application carefully before submitting it. You may save the application in progress and return to make as many changes as necessary prior to submitting it. 
  • Do not submit more than one application to CMA for the same student. You may email application.schools@detroitk12.org or use Submittable to send a message to the Admissions Teams to request the opportunity to edit or update your application. Please see our Frequently Asked Questions for more information about updating or editing a previously submitted application.

Before You Begin 

Please visit the CMA website or call the school for more information, (313) 866-9300  

Other School Options 

This application only covers Communication and Media Arts High School. For information about all DPSCD application schools and how to apply to other schools not included on this application, please visit detroitk12.org/applicationschools


 


 

Welcome!

Detroit Public Schools Community District welcomes you to apply for admission to its exam and random selection schools for the 2024-25 school year. This application is for students entering Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 1 only. There is a separate application for students entering Grades 2-8

This application originally opened in February. We are currently in Round 4, and most schools and grade levels have already been filled, are close to being filled based on Round 3 applications and/or have waitlists in place. At this time, we are only accepting new applications for Kindergarten at Chrysler Elementary School.  

The schools and grade levels available in this application were:  

  • Bates Academy (K-1)
  • Chrysler Elementary (K-1)
  • Foreign Language Immersion and Cultural Studies (FLICS) (K only)
  • Edison Elementary (Waitlist only)
  • Edmonson Elementary (Waitlist only)
  • Palmer Park Preparatory Academy (Waitlist only)
  • The School at Marygrove (Waitlist only)

Guidelines

  • You may save the application in progress and return to make as many changes as necessary prior to submitting it. Please review the application carefully before submitting. 
  • All deadlines are final.
  • Do not submit more than one application for the same student. You may email application.schools@detroitk12.org or use Submittable to send a message to the Admissions Team to request the opportunity to edit or update your application.

Before You Begin

Please carefully review the requirements and guidelines available at detroitk12.org/applicationschools. 

Be sure to visit individual web pages for more details about the following:   

Book an appointment for help with your application

Application School Calendar 

Frequently Asked Questions 

Detroit Public Montessori

Other School Options   

For information about all DPSCD application schools and how to apply to other schools not included on this application, please visit detroitk12.org/applicationschools

Pre-K is Full at All Montessori Schools

We are no longer accepting applications for Montessori. We invite you to learn more about other Pre-K options in DPSCD by visiting: detroitk12.org/prek


 


 

Welcome!

Detroit Public Schools Community District welcomes you to application for admission to its exam and random selection schools for the 2024-25 school year. This application is for students entering grades 2-8 only. There is a separate application for students entering Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 1

This application is for Round 3. Some schools and grade levels have already been filled. For some grades that are full, we are still accepting applications for the waitlist. The schools and grade levels available in this application are:   

  • Bates Academy (2, 3,4,5,7,8)
  • Chrysler Elementary (2-5)
  • Foreign Language Immersion and Cultural Studies (FLICS) (2, 3,4,5,7,8)
  • Edison Elementary (2-3)
  • Edmonson Elementary (2-8)
  • Palmer Park Preparatory Academy (2-8)
  • The School at Marygrove (Waitlist Only)

Seat Availability Update

You are now applying in Round 4. We received a large number of applications from Round 1, 2, and 3. Seat availability is limited at some schools and grade levels. This application initially opened in February. We are currently in Round 4, and most schools and grade levels have already been filled, are close to bein filled based on Round 3 applications and/or have waitlists in place. If your student qualifies for a school/grade that is already full, they will be placed on a waitlist and called if seats become available. 

If applicable, please register for the admissions exam at your earliest convenience. Instructions will be provided in the application. 

Guidelines

  • You may save the application in progress and return to make as many changes as necessary prior to submitting it. Please review the application carefully before submitting. 
  • All deadlines are final.
  • Do not submit more than one application for the same student. You may email application.schools@detroitk12.org or use Submittable to send a message to the Admissions Team to request the opportunity to edit or update your application.

Before You Begin

Please carefully review the requirements and guidelines available at detroitk12.org/applicationschools. 

Be sure to visit individual web pages for more details about the following:   

Book an appointment for help with your application

Application School Calendar 

Frequently Asked Questions 

Other School Options   

For information about all DPSCD application schools and how to apply to other schools not included on this application, please visit detroitk12.org/applicationschools


 



Crockett Midtown High School of Science and Medicine

At Crockett Midtown High School of Science and Medicine we are preparing students to become career and college ready. Our programs and curriculum give students the opportunity to focus on becoming a doctor, nurse, or scientist. We offer rigorous academic courses, athletics, clubs, student government and leadership, and numerous experiences to ensure our students are fully prepared to advance toward their post-secondary goals. 

Application Requirements

  • Two years of reports or transcripts
  • Recent standardized test scores
  • Two references (at least one from a teacher, principal, or counselor)
  • All deadlines are final, including application and enrollment deadlines.
  • Please review the application carefully before submitting it. You may save the application in progress and return to make as many changes as necessary prior to submitting it. 
  • Do not submit more than one application to Crockett Midtown for the same student. You may email application.schools@detroitk12.org or use Submittable to send a message to the Admissions Team to request the opportunity to edit or update your application. 

Before You Begin

Please visit the Crockett Midtown website or call the school for more information, (313) 494-1805. 

Other School Options

This application only covers Crockett Midtown High School. For information about all DPSCD application schools and how to apply to other schools not included on this application, please visit detroitk12.org/applicationschools


 

Davis Aerospace Technical High School

Davis Aerospace Technical High School prepares students to enter the world of Aviation. All students have access to a number of Aviation classes and have the opportunity to join our Flight Training Program. Students will be prepared to test for their remote pilot's certificate and be able to join the fast-growing career sector of Commercial Drone Piloting. Students will also be able to train in one of our state-of-the-art simulators and have the possibility of piloting a real aircraft.


Application Requirements:
 

  • Students must provide previous 2 years of reports or transcripts.
  • Students must provide most rescent standardized test scores.
  • A minimum of 2 references must be included in the application (from a teacher, principal, or counselor).
  • All applicants will be contacted for an interview.
  • All deadlines are final, including application and enrollment deadlines.
  • Please review the application carefully before submitting it. You may save the application in progress and return to make as many changes as necessary prior to submitting it. 
  • Do not submit more than one application to Davis Aerospace for the same student. You may email application.schools@detroitk12.org or use Submittable to send a message to the Admissions Teams to request the opportunity to edit or update your application. Please see our Frequently Asked Questions for more information about updating or editing a previously submitted application.

Before You Begin

Please visit the Davis Aerospace Technical High School website or call the school for more information, (313) 822-8820. 


Other School Options

This application only covers Davis Aerospace Technical High School. For information about all DPSCD application schools and how to apply to other schools not included on this application, please visit detroitk12.org/applicationschools

Application Requirements

Detroit School of Arts requires a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.5, as well as an audition.
Applicants will be required to upload transcripts and/or report cards and an audition recording. You will need to provide the email address for two references: One artistic reference and one academic reference.  

General Guidelines

  • All deadlines are final, including application deadlines and, if applicable, enrollment deadlines.
  • Please review the application carefully before submitting. Applicants may save the application in progress and return to make as many changes as necessary prior to submitting it.

Questions?

If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Burrell-McGee at nicole.burrell@detroitk12.org or (313) 494-6061.
Other School Options
This application only covers Detroit School of Arts. For information about all DPSCD application schools and how to apply to other schools not included on this application, please visit detroitk12.org/applicationschools

Detroit Public Schools Community District