Office Address

2425 Tuxedo Street
Detroit, MI 48206
313.252.3000

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Food

FREE breakfast, lunch and dinner

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Bell Times

Start 8:30 a.m.
End 3:30 p.m.
Early Dismissal: 1:00 p.m.

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About

Steeped in history with a sharp focus on the future, the Central High School is preparing our students for the next chapter in their lives. By embracing the Education Achievement Authority’s innovative model for education, we’re providing personalized learning environments so each student can achieve academic success.
With our research-based teaching approach, we’re able to use the latest in interactive technology for positive results. By using real-time data that shows us the individual needs of students, we’ve been able to inspire our students and increase graduation rates — preparing them for a global economy.

Academic Offerings:
  • Comm0n Core aligned curriculum
  • Highly qualified teachers
  • Safe-school environment
  • Technology-based classes, including online radio ,film academy, animation and web development
  • Tutoring and extended-day program

Extracurricular Activities:

  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country
  • Track & Field
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
  • Cheerleading

Vibrant Student Life:

  • Student Government
  • Robotics/Science Clubs
  • Media Broadcast department
  • School Garden Society
  • Marching and Jazz Band

Community Partners:

  • Detroit Parent Network
  • General Motors
  • Mission Countinues Veteran Group
  • Detroit Scholarship Fund
  • Spectrum Child & Family Services

Academics (S.T.E.M)

At Central we know learning through STEM gives students tools to develop creative and systemic problem solving, collaborative networks, leadership abilities, and long-term strategic outlooks. STEM is an acronym for science, technology, engineering, and math, which focuses on promoting creativity and exploration in the learning process. Central teachers use project-based learning to create products that demonstrate 21st Century skills. Through project-based learning, students are encouraged to find their own answers and draw their own conclusions using state of the art technology and resources.​

JumpStart

Central High School has invested much into having a quality summer transition program. Our unique blended course offerings under the umbrella of the Student Centered Learning platform focuses on analytical problem solving, collaborative teaming with a Project Based Learning focus on real world college, career and entrepreneur readiness has intrigued students and parents to our program.

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Clubs / Programs

We offer a variety of extra curricular activities for our students to provide enrichment opportunities.
Please visit our school to learn more about these exciting clubs.

  • Student Government
  • Robotics/Science Clubs
  • Honor Society
  • Newspaper
  • Video
  • School Garden

Our school identifies the needs of our students and offers various programs.
See the list below to identify a program that may work for you.

  • Detroit Metropolitan Credit Union
  • Next Level Studios
  • Papa John’s Pizza Financial Literacy & Small Business Management Program
  • Kaplan Learning Services
  • Beyond Basics
  • Focus Hope/Safety Station
  • Focus Hope Generation Promise

  • The 180 Program
  • Neighborhood Legal Services
  • Manhood Project
  • Young Men of Excellence
  • Inside out
  • United Way
  • BENEFITS

We offer a variety of music classes and programs for students. We understand this is an important program for their learning enrichment.
See the list below of music classes that may interest your child.

Our school partners with various community organizations to provide resources for families and the surrounding community.
Please see the list below and visit our school to learn more about resources that are available.

  • Empowerment Network Center

Athletics

Central’s Athletic Department is dedicated to the full rounded development (athletically, academically and socially) of all of its athletes.

Athletic Director Lynn Sanders guides the Trailblazer’s competitive athletics program, which includes varsity and J.V. football, varsity volleyball, cheerleading, boys/girls cross-country, boys/girls varsity & J.V. basketball, boys/girls track and field, baseball and softball.


Football

Baseball

Cross Country

Track & Field

Softball

Volleyball

Cheerleading

Basketball