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

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We are currently accepting applications for the 2021-22 school year! Read more here.


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

May Board Meeting Post date: May 10, 2021
Early Start Hearing Post date: April 27, 2021
April Board Meeting Post date: April 12, 2021
Open Application Period Post date: March 29, 2021
Sign that says 'Stop you are entering a nut free zone'