Core Value: High levels of critical thought, creativity, and learning
Core Value: Excellence in teaching
Core Value: Authentic, trusting relationships
Core Value: Community empowerment
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 Purpose: To nurture a sense of place and develop a commitment to a better Detroit
Core Purpose: To grow our souls by developing a connection with ourselves, each other, and the earth

In Memorium

With heavy hearts, we want to share the passing of Grace Lee Boggs on Oct. 5. She was 100 years old. Our school community will miss her deeply.

School Tour

We will be holding a tour for prospective Boggs School families on Tuesday, Nov. 17 from 9-10. RSVP to


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 Post date: September 8, 2015
Board Meeting Post date: July 20, 2015
Open House Post date: March 15, 2015
Board Meeting Post date: March 9, 2015
Donate! Post date: December 9, 2014