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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Detroit Enterprise Academy, children can explore their interests, learn new skills and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities.

Activities and Clubs

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
Activities and Clubs

STEM

STEM integrates four specific disciplines - science, technology, engineering, and mathematics - into a cohesive program based on real-world applications. This blended learning environment shows kids how the scientific method can be applied to everyday life.

Community Service

Moral focus virtues are practiced beyond the classroom! Children participating in service projects model compassion and courage by working to meet local needs.

Art Club

Designed for our young artists, this after school club is a place for boys and girls of artistic interest to hone their skills, develop techniques, and work with each other on group projects.

Cooking Club

Learning how to cook simple, inexpensive, tasty and healthy meals and snacks is more important than ever. Preparing your own food isn’t just better for your body, it’s easier on your budget and it provides you with an opportunity to socialize by sharing food with friends and family.

Book Fair

Kids love shopping for new books in this school-wide celebration of reading. A wide range of titles are available for every level and interest, including our favorite series and authors!

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Drama Club

Boys and girls learn about acting, play production, and stage work in preparation for a live performance. We offer members of this club an introduction to theory and practice of theatre arts while developing poise, social skills, and confidence.

STEM

STEM integrates four specific disciplines - science, technology, engineering, and mathematics - into a cohesive program based on real-world applications. This blended learning environment shows kids how the scientific method can be applied to everyday life.

Community Service

Moral focus virtues are practiced beyond the classroom! Children participating in service projects model compassion and courage by working to meet local needs.

Art Club

Designed for our young artists, this after school club is a place for boys and girls of artistic interest to hone their skills, develop techniques, and work with each other on group projects.

Cooking Club

Learning how to cook simple, inexpensive, tasty and healthy meals and snacks is more important than ever. Preparing your own food isn’t just better for your body, it’s easier on your budget and it provides you with an opportunity to socialize by sharing food with friends and family.

Book Fair

Kids love shopping for new books in this school-wide celebration of reading. A wide range of titles are available for every level and interest, including our favorite series and authors!

Girls on the Run

We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. The program runs for 10 weeks in the spring.

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Band

This rich program gives students the opportunity to express themselves through music and teamwork. Students in band experience a variety of lessons in wind, brass and percussion instruments.

Choir

Our choir program is a great way for children to expand their musical experiences through choral singing, vocal exercises and techniques, learning musical terms, and exposure to interesting music.

Drama Club

Boys and girls learn about acting, play production, and stage work in preparation for a live performance. We offer members of this club an introduction to theory and practice of theatre arts while developing poise, social skills, and confidence.

Spanish

English-speaking students learn to speak Spanish through a variety of age-appropriate language activities and practice lessons, including conversational Spanish.

National Junior Honor Society

NJHS serves to recognize outstanding middle school students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, character, and citizenship.

Science Olympiad

An exciting and competitive program which encourages group learning, strong commitment, and active, hands-on participation for young scientists working toward a shared goal.

Cooking Club

Learning how to cook simple, inexpensive, tasty and healthy meals and snacks is more important than ever. Preparing your own food isn’t just better for your body, it’s easier on your budget and it provides you with an opportunity to socialize by sharing food with friends and family.

Book Fair

Kids love shopping for new books in this school-wide celebration of reading. A wide range of titles are available for every level and interest, including our favorite series and authors!

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

Karate

Karate

Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

S.T.E.A.M. art project

S.T.E.A.M.

We believe that connecting students to science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics is just the tip of the iceberg to encourage critical thinking and multi-discipline innovation.

Student working on tablet

Technology

At Detroit Enterprise, we embrace the use of technology within the classroom as well as in the computer lab. Our scholars may also use approved tablets to practice a variety of skills during workshops.

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