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) 592-6061 for more information.
Those interested in enrollment for 2012-2013 should contact the school office at (313) 592-6061.
MAP Testing is ongoing in September and October: good luck to all students on meeting your goals!
October 2: Count Day. All students must be in class.
October 4: PD Day. No school.
October 8-10 and 15-16: MEAP Testing, 3-8th Grades.
October 15: PTO Meeting at 5:30PM.
October 17: Principal's Roundtable at 8:45AM.
October 25: End of First Quarter.
October 28-29: Picture Day. Don't forget to look your best!
October 29-31: Mobile Dentist will be at Washington-Parks Academy. Please ask your child's teacher for more information.
Cornerstone Charter Schools would like to share wonderful news with everyone!
We did very well in our ISO audit & passed with flying colors! Washington-Parks Academy & Lincoln-King Academy are re-certified until 2016. Madison Carver Academy & Cornerstone Charter Health High School are now ISO certified schools.
The following strengths were identified throughout the audit process:
We thank all of you for your help and support; what a team effort!
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! ]
Michigan has more charter schools than ever, but what's the right choice?
Cornerstone Charter Schools among the best-qualified charters in the state.