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

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!

And did you hear?  The Boggs School was chosen to receive a youth leadership grant by the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and is a finalist in the Knight Cities Challenge!


Our year-end campaign was very successful.  THANK YOU to all who contributed - we wouldn't be able to do what we're doing without you. If you haven't contributed yet, please consider doing so!  Read more here.

Checks can be made out to "BECPT" and mailed to the Boggs School, 4141 Mitchell St., Detroit, MI 48207. Donations can also be made on this site - see the PayPal link at the bottom of the home page.  Thank you!


BEC Blog

Special Meeting October 21, 2014
Year-End Appeal December 16, 2013
Staff Spotlight December 3, 2013
Parent Night October 30, 2013