Core Value: Excellence in teaching
Core Purpose: To nurture a sense of place and develop a commitment to a better Detroit
Core Value: Equity within both human relationships and the natural world
Core Value: Community empowerment
Core Purpose: To provide the tools to achieve ambitious goals and live lives of meaning
Core Value: Authentic, trusting relationships
Core Value: High levels of critical thought, creativity, and learning
Core Purpose: To grow our souls by developing a connection with ourselves, each other, and the earth


SCHOOL STARTS SEPT. 8TH!! Our enrollment is currently full for the 2015-16 school year.  However, there are short waiting lists in some grades, and we encourage families to submit applications if they are interested.  We accept applications all year long!

Grace's Birthday

In June, we celebrated Grace Lee Boggs' 100th birthday! Check out our Facebook page for photos, videos, and stories. Happy birthday, Grace!

What's New?

Many others are helping the Boggs School to tell its story. To read and view their journalistic and artistic pieces, click HERE!

Did you know our students wrote and published a book illustrated by renowned author Dave Eggers?  Read more HERE! We still have a few for sale!


BEC Blog

Board Meeting March 9, 2015
Donate! December 9, 2014
Budget Hearing December 9, 2014
Special Meeting October 21, 2014