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Mustang News - March 20

posted Mar 21, 2017, 11:09 AM by Lisa Kreinbring   [ updated Mar 21, 2017, 11:12 AM ]

Packed with info and chock full of personality, the Mustang Morning News is our student-driven school news program, facilitated by our Math and ELA Instructional Coaches, Mr. Waston and Ms. McKenna. Students from both middle and high school write, report, interview, anchor, and video tape each episode. Please click, watch and enjoy!

Open House for Interested Families - March 21st

posted Mar 20, 2017, 11:11 AM by Lisa Kreinbring

Curious about Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies, Detroit's premier art & design middle|high school? Join us on Tuesday, March 21st from 5:00 to 6:30pm for an Open House. Meet our staff, see our learning environment, and understand how we prepare our students for college, careers, and innovative thinking. HFA: SCS is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year in grades 6-11. For more information, please contact Ms. Burris at 313-244-5861 or nburris@hfli.org.

Mustang News - Week of March 13

posted Mar 13, 2017, 10:55 AM by Lisa Kreinbring


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=215Au4Luh9A&feature=youtu.be

Packed with info and chock full of personality, the Mustang Morning News is our student-driven school news program, facilitated by our Math and ELA Instructional Coaches, Mr. Waston and Ms. McKenna. Students from both middle and high school write, report, interview, anchor, and video tape each episode. Please click the image to the left, watch and enjoy!

School Closed - March 3, 2017

posted Mar 2, 2017, 3:48 PM by Lisa Kreinbring   [ updated Mar 2, 2017, 3:50 PM ]

Due to the Boil Water Advisory issued by Detroit's Water and Sewerage Department, Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies will remain closed tomorrow - Friday, March 3rd. 

For our 11th grade students, SAT Prep Classes will take place this Saturday, March 4 from 9am-12noon. Parents will be notified should SAT classes need to be rescheduled.

Curious about HFA: SCS? Attend an Open House!

posted Mar 2, 2017, 7:04 AM by Lisa Kreinbring   [ updated Mar 2, 2017, 7:07 AM ]

Please join Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies for an upcoming Open House. Learn about our tuition-free middle | high school, meet our teachers and staff, see our beautiful facility and apply for the 2017-2018 school year.

Who: Interested families with students entering grades 6-11

When:
March 21, 2017 from 5:00pm to 6:30pm
April 13, 2017 from 5:00pm to 6:30pm
May 23, 2017 from 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Where: 
Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies
A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education
485 W. Milwaukee Ave.
Detroit MI 48202

Free parking is available in the lot at Woodward Ave. and W. Baltimore. Enter the building on W. Baltimore.
We look forward to seeing you. To schedule an information session at your preschool, church, workplace, or social service agency, please contact Ms. Akosua Burris at nburris@hfascs.org or (313) 244-5861.

School Closed - March 2, 2017

posted Mar 1, 2017, 4:30 PM by Lisa Kreinbring

Due to the Boil Water Advisory issued by Detroit's Water and Sewage Department, Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies will be closed, tomorrow - Thursday, March 2nd.

HFA: SCS Winter Student Art Exhibition - Feb. 23

posted Feb 6, 2017, 1:24 PM by Lisa Kreinbring

Our Winter Student Art Exhibition will be held on February 23rd from 5-7pm. This annual event features students’ best work from the first semester -- more than 150 pieces in all from students in grades 6-12, including work from the school’s National Art Honor Society members. It's free and open to all who would like to meet some of Detroit’s most talented young artists and creative thinkers and learn more our art & design-focused school. HFA: SCS is located in the CCS A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education at 485 W. Milwaukee. Free parking is available in the gated surface lot at Woodward Avenue and Baltimore.

Commissioned Portrait Honors Long-Standing PSAD Board Member

posted Feb 1, 2017, 1:09 PM by Lisa Kreinbring

On January 23, 2017, Mr. Ed Parks was honored for his long-standing contributions to Public School Academies of Detroit (our District's governing school board) with a portrait by our own Isis Earth.

Mr. Parks was the first PSAD board president and continues to serve as a board member. The portrait will hang in a building that is named in his honor.

Isis, an HFA: SCS National Art Honor Society member, was selected for this commission after submitting a preliminary piece of work for consideration and was invited to join the presentation ceremony.

(From L-R: HFA: SCS District Superintendent Nanette Gill, PSAD Board Member Ed Parks, Isis Earth, UPrep Schools CEO Mark Ornstein)

Now Accepting Applications for the 2017-2018 School Year

posted Jan 31, 2017, 12:33 PM by Lisa Kreinbring

Creativity. College. Career. It all starts here! Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies is now accepting applications from new students for Fall 2017-18 school year. Visit the Admissions section of our web site - www.schoolforcreativestudies.org to apply.

Our aligned elementary school, Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School is also accepting for the 2017-2018 school year from new students entering grades K-5! Apply online at www.hfaelementary.org or visit the school for an application.

Deadline for open enrollment and sibling priority for both schools is April 7, 2017.


Mustang News - Jan. 20, 2017

posted Jan 30, 2017, 12:40 PM by Lisa Kreinbring


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n5eaCLj0MQc&feature=youtu.be

Packed with info and chock full of personality, the Mustang Morning News is our student-driven school news program, facilitated by our Math and ELA Instructional Coaches, Mr. Waston and Ms. McKenna. Students from both middle and high school write, report, interview, anchor, and video tape each episode. Please click the image to the left, watch and enjoy!

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