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Programs & Activities

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

Student Council

Open to multiple grade levels, the student council helps to organize community service projects, arrange school-wide activities, and seeks to build school pride through representing the voice of our students.

Cub Scouts

Cub Scouts do fun things with other kids! They get to wear a cool uniform, go places, and see things. They play all kinds of sports and build things, like race cars and bird houses.

#ForGirlsonlygroup

#ForGirlsonlygroup is an after-school program committed to transforming the lives of our youth. We encourage and assist in young women developing, cultivating, and continuously honoring the goals they have set for themselves. It is our motto that we “Train Strong Girls to become even Stronger Women."

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Student Council

Open to multiple grade levels, the student council helps to organize community service projects, arrange school-wide activities, and seeks to build school pride through representing the voice of our students.

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.

Drumline

Drumline exists to provide an extracurricular opportunity for youth to experience, and express themselves through the art of music. The goal of Drumline is to provide a unique, exciting entertainment experience for our participants.

Cub Scouts

Cub Scouts do fun things with other kids! They get to wear a cool uniform, go places, and see things. They play all kinds of sports and build things, like race cars and bird houses.

#ForGirlsonlygroup

#ForGirlsonlygroup is an after-school program committed to transforming the lives of our youth. We encourage and assist in young women developing, cultivating, and continuously honoring the goals they have set for themselves. It is our motto that we “Train Strong Girls to become even Stronger Women."

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Book Club

Members of this popular club gather to “book talk” by sharing ideas, exploring differences of opinion, finding common interests, and most of all: enjoying a shared love for reading!

Student Council

Open to multiple grade levels, the student council helps to organize community service projects, arrange school-wide activities, and seeks to build school pride through representing the voice of our students.

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.

Drumline

Drumline exists to provide an extracurricular opportunity for youth to experience, and express themselves through the art of music. The goal of Drumline is to provide a unique, exciting entertainment experience for our participants.

Boy Scouts

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation’s largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations, providing programs for young people that build character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.

YLLT: Young Ladies Loving Themselves

“Young Ladies Loving Themselves” is an etiquette club created to help young ladies improve their image, sharpen their social skills, increase their confidence and understand proper etiquette for various situations. Students will gain better interpersonal skills as well as respect and consideration for others. Students will also gain a broader appreciation for the community in which we live.

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Student working on computer

Technology

At Detroit Premier, 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.

Students working on activity

Art Class

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

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