Academy of the Americas High School

2635 Howard, Detroit MI, 48216

Phone: (313) 335-1310

Principal: Nicholas Brown


School Brochure

Program Description:

The new La Academia de las Americas (Academy of the Americas High
School) houses 9th, 10th and 11th grades for Fall 2016. The Academy of the Americas High School will be the
ONLY school in Detroit offering:

  • A dual-language curriculum based on rigorous academic standards
  • An Individual Learning Map for every child
  • Community School partners and services
  • Strict Attendance & Code of Conduct Policies
  • Free healthy breakfast and lunch for every child
  • Open Door Policy and Parent Engagement programs
  • Caring, high-quality instructors
  • Safe and secure learning environment
  • Opportunities for grants and scholarships
  • Located in a historic 100 year-old structure adjacent to St. Anne Church located in Corktown

The NEW Academy of the Americas offers:

  • Spanish Language Immersion & Spanish Literature/Culture
  • Honors Classes
  • Science, Math and Technology
  • College Advising/College Culture
  • Career Exploration

Located in the community of Southwest Detroit Questions? Call 313-240-4DPS (4377) or visit

Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
8:00 AM 3:00 PM