Dominican High School And Academy

9740 Mckinney St
Detroit, MI 48224-0482
Tel: (313)882-8500
Grades: 6 - 12 | 227 students
School's mission in partnership with the Adrian Dominican Sisters, is to create a stable, diverse, challenging environment of personal and academic excellence where young women develop into creative, self-directed, collaborative, critical thinkers who become leaders embodying Christian values resulting in a more just society.
Our small student/teacher ratio insures personal attention.
Our goal is to challenge each student to achieve at the highest levels of her ability.
Our faculty is well educated, with seventy-five percent holding advanced degrees.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 227 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 99%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Dominican High School And Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lutheran High School East (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethany Lutheran School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bethany Lutheran School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit
    Bethany Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 138 students
    0.5 miles
    11475 East Outer Drive
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)885-0180
    0.5PK-8
    138
  • Detroit
    Grades: NS-K | 44 students
    0.6 miles
    5901 Cadieux Rd
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)882-7446
    0.6NS-K
    44
  • Detroit
    Children's Palace
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 30 students
    0.8 miles
    11640 Morang
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)526-2610
    0.8PK-KG
    30
  • Detroit
    St. Jude's Home For Boys
    All-boys  | Alternative School
    Grades: PK-8 | 12 students
    1.1 miles
    15255 Mayfield
    Detroit, MI 48205
    (313)521-6228
    1.1PK-8
    12
  • Detroit
    Grades: PK-8 | 177 students
    1.1 miles
    9755 Chalmers
    Detroit, MI 48213
    (313)526-0062
    1.1PK-8
    177

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