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

Apply to the Boggs School!

Open Application Period for 2019-20 is April 1-30, 2019! Remaining tour dates are below (reservation requested): 

T. Apr. 16th 9:30am
Th. Apr. 18th 5:30pm
M. May 13th 5:30pm
T. May 14th 9:30am
T. June 4th 5:30pm
F. June 7th 1pm

For the current school year, we accept student applications on a first-come, first-served basis year-round. See Application Instructions for details. 

Donate to the Boggs School!

We can only do what we do because of our friends. A donation of any amount helps! And our supply registry is open all year! Thank you!

What's New?

Many others are helping the Boggs School to tell its story. Read and view their journalistic and artistic pieces.

Our principal, Julia Putnam, was the keynote speaker at the University of Michigan's 2019 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Symposium! You can watch the full video (Julia starts at 41:20). Enjoy!

BEC Blog

Spring Auction Update Post date: March 19, 2019
Board Meeting Post date: March 11, 2019
Board Meeting Post date: February 9, 2019
Board Meeting Post date: January 7, 2019
Board Meeting Post date: December 11, 2018
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