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Specials & Extracurricular Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Detroit Enterprise Academy, students can explore their interests, learn new skills, and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities. Learn more about what we offer below. 

Specials

Art supplies Music
PE
Technology
Visual Arts
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Electives

Students in PE Leadership
PE
Music
Technology

*Not all electives are available for all grades.
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In-School Programs

In addition to specials and electives, Detroit Enterprise Academy also offers other in-school program activities such as: Black History Programs, college campus tours, and National Junior Honor Society.

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Technology

We offer one-to-one technology, with each student receiving their own Chromebook.

Athletics

Basketball

Basketball

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

5th - 8th Grade

Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Dance

Dance

3rd - 5th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

5th - 8th Grade

Girls

Extracurricular Activities

K - 2nd Grade

Arts & Crafts
Bricklab Zoo
Brain Builders (1-2)
Boys Mentoring (2)
Community Service
Girls Mentoring (2)
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3rd - 5th Grade

Boys Mentoring 
Brain Builders (3)
Community Service
Dance Club (4-5)
Famous Architectures Around the World
Flight & Aerodynamics (4-5)
​Girls Mentoring
Traveling Artist (4-5)
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6th - 8th Grade

Boys Mentoring 
Community Service
Dance Club
Flight & Aerodynamics
​Girls Mentoring
Photography
Traveling Artist 
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"I am grateful that my children feel safe and enjoy attending Detroit Enterprise Academy."

- Detroit Enterprise Academy Parent


 

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Events

Detroit Enterprise Academy hosts a variety of events each year. Some examples of events are:
  • Community Events
  • Concerts
  • Family Events
  • Seasonal Dances

Field Trips

K - 2nd Grade

Apple Orchard
Cranbrook Institute of Science
Detroit Zoo
DNR Outdoor Adventure Center
Mackinac Island
Real Life Farm (Petting Zoo)
Storer Camp (Overnight camping trip)
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3rd - 5th Grade

Apple Orchard
Cranbrook Institute of Science
Detroit Zoo
DNR Outdoor Adventure Center
Mackinac Island
Real Life Farm (Petting Zoo)
Storer Camp (Overnight camping trip)
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6th - 8th Grade

Apple Orchard
Cranbrook Institute of Science
Detroit Zoo
DNR Outdoor Adventure Center
Mackinac Island
Real Life Farm (Petting Zoo)
Storer Camp (Overnight Camping Trip)
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NHA Shines: Stanford Study Shows Our Students Surpass Their Peers by 3.5 Months Each Year

A recent Stanford study shows NHA partner-school students continue to outperform their traditional public school peers. They do so by gaining nearly three-and-a-half months of additional learning. NHA also earned the new “gap busters” designation for outstanding progress in eliminating learning disparities for minority and poverty students.

Learn More About Stanford's Study