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.

Calling All Teachers!

Are you a certified teacher? Do you want to come join a fantastic team? We are accepting applications and are currently conducting interviews. See our application instructions here!


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: April 6, 2016
Board Meeting Post date: March 3, 2016
Tour - CANCELLED Post date: February 23, 2016
Board Meeting Post date: February 4, 2016
Oral History Celebration Post date: November 16, 2015