Welcome to Detroit Merit
We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At Detroit Merit Charter Academy we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best. We shape instruction to build on the strengths and abilities of each child and make moral focus lessons part of every school day. As a result, our students thrive.
At Detroit Merit we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best.Discover Our Difference
At a Glance
741Number of Students
Growing Minds. Inspiring Hearts.
Detroit Merit Charter Academy outperformed the local district on the state test for the last five years.
Detroit Merit—where kids succeed!
We are a Charter School
Are you seeking a "private" school education with the no-cost benefit of a public school? If so, you're in the right place. Detroit Merit Charter Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in Michigan.Learn More About Charter Schools
Spotlight: Detroit Merit Plants School Garden
Scholars at Detroit Merit Charter Academy planted their very own school garden. Students planted a variety of cold-weather crops, including lettuce and kale, and several herbs, such as cilantro, mint, and basil.
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Tour the School
We would love to show you our world so contact us to schedule a tour. We also hold open houses where you can meet our amazing teachers.Tour the School
We can’t wait to share your child’s journey! Apply online, in person, or over the phone and don’t hesitate to ask us questions along the way! We are here for you.Apply Now