Washington-Parks Academy is "Charting a Better Course for Detroit's Youth" through excellence in education for K – 8th grade and preparing them for the next steps in their educational journey. This Cornerstone Charter School will provide your child with an excellent education in a clean, safe and nurturing environment designed for optimal learning.
As a parent, you can be confident that Washington-Parks Academy is not your typical charter school. Our program is designed to develop the whole child. We were created with a foundation based on a model of success: 20 years of educational excellence established by the Cornerstone Schools Association,which CNN featured in a segment entitled, “How One School Gets It Right.” Call (313) 862-2352 for more information.
Those interested in enrollment for 2012-2013 should contact the school office.
Saturday, March 2 – Chess Thinkers Tournament
Monday, March 4 – Friday, March 8 – Book Fair
Tuesday, March 5 – Partner Day
Monday, March 11 – PD Day, NO SCHOOL; Progress Reports (All Grades)
Congratulations to our chess team!
The Washington-Parks Academy Debate Team won four of six rounds of debate at the Detroit Urban Debate League.
Samsung and Verizon donate technology to Washington-ParksSamsung and Verizon have donated 60 7-inch tablets to Washington-Parks! Read more about this wonderful gift to our school. [ Click here to read more! ]
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