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

On the one-year anniversary of the passing of Grace Lee Boggs, please enjoy this collection of extra clips from the making of "American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs," courtesy of filmmaker Grace Lee.

New Students!

The Boggs School still has a limited number of seats in Grades 5-7. Please contact the office at (313) 923-2301 for information. These will be granted on a first-come first-served basis!


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

July Board Meeting Canceled Post date: June 21, 2016
Board Meeting Post date: May 10, 2016
Board Meeting Post date: April 6, 2016
Board Meeting Post date: March 3, 2016
Tour - CANCELLED Post date: February 23, 2016

Have you heard of SEMIS, the Southeast Michigan Stewardship Coalition? This organization is our primary partner in implementing Place-Based Education. Check them out here!