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We are operating with an in-person approach to learning as well as offering a virtual learning alternative for grades K-5. Grades 6-8 students are operating in a hybrid learning environment, as well as a virtual option which focuses on learning from home while still receiving personalized instruction from our teachers. Have virtual learning questions, like how to log in to your Chromebook? Check out the Virtual Learning Hub

At a Glance




Amazing Students


Character-building Monthly Virtues


Year Opened
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Breakfast and Lunch

Breakfast and Lunch

We offer healthy, balanced breakfast and lunch to all students. Meals are provided at no cost through the Community Eligibility Provision​ (CEP).

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After School Care

After School Care

We partner with Detroit Metro YMCA to offer on-site after school care to our families. In addition, we have a variety of after school mentoring programs.

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Busing is not provided, so parents are expected to provide the means for children to get to and from our school. Contact us if you would like to ask about parent carpooling.

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Dress Code

Dress Code

We have a dress code designed to reduce distractions so children can focus on academic success. Our dress code is flexible and cost effective.

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Employee Spotlight: Music Class at DEA is Rock’n

March is Music in Our Schools Month, and Kristin Brown, music teacher at Detroit Enterprise Academy (DEA), is making the most of it by offering free music lessons for guitar and drum kits to students and parents after school, and bringing in special guests including singers, songwriters, and producers.
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Activities & More

In addition to our academics and moral focus, we support our students with a variety of extra programs.
We've highlighted a few below.
You can also download a complete list of what we offer.

Basketball hoop


Basketball, Cheerleading, Karate, T-Ball, and Volleyball

A Saxophone


Band and Choir

Artist palette

Visual Arts

All grade levels are offered art classes. Students will explore the world of art through several different medias.

Chess pieces


Art Club, Drama Club, STEM Club, Science Olympiad, Girls on the Run, National Junior Honor Society, Cooking Club, Little Explorers, Lion's Pride, POSH, Glee Club

Other schools nearbyView NHA Schools Near Me

Detroit Merit Charter Academy

1091 Alter Road
Detroit, MI 48215

1.7 Miles away from Detroit Enterprise Academy


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Regent Park Scholars

15865 East Seven Mile Rd
Detroit, MI 48205

4.7 Miles away from Detroit Enterprise Academy


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Hamtramck Academy

11420 Conant
Hamtramck, MI 48212

4.8 Miles away from Detroit Enterprise Academy


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