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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Detroit Merit Charter 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

Activities and Clubs: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

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.

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Activities and Clubs: 3rd - 5th Grade

Boy and Girl Scouts

Service, community engagement, and leadership development are important parts of these programs as scout members work toward earning higher ranks. Scouts take their spirit of adventure to explore and learn skills they will continue to use into adulthood.

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.

Safety Patrol

Scholars in this program practice good leadership and safety measures by assisting with arrival, dismissal, and special school events.

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Activities and Clubs: 6th - 8th Grade

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.

Yoga

Yoga scholars learn to connect the mind and body with stretching, posing, and breathing exercises - a great way for boys and girls to develop healthy body awareness and build concentration.

Safety Patrol

Scholars in this program practice good leadership and safety measures by assisting with arrival, dismissal, and special school events.

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Basketballs

Basketball

Our scholars learn valuable life lessons when they join the basketball team including teamwork, respect, and confidence.

Art Supplies

Art & Craft Clubs

We believe that the art and craft clubs enrich the lives of our students through creative exploration. Art has proven to improve students' academic performance, focus, and collaboration.

Blog & News View All Blog & News

Detroit Merit Welcomes 73 Alumni to Volunteer at School

Detroit Merit Student Wins $5,000 College Scholarship