About Orchard Academy

Orchard Academy is founded on the belief that education is not only about achieving academic excellence  but mainly to instill in children a love of learning and a sense of mission and purpose in life. In addition to a rigorous academic curriculum Orchard Academy offers Smart Character Choices a curriculum of character development based on moral and ethical values. 

Orchard Academy is a “diverse-by-design” K-5 public charter school located in the North End neighborhood of Detroit. The school is currently open to students between the ages of 5-8 years old who reside in Michigan. 

Orchard Academy offers a small class sizes, uniform dress code and a strong parent/school partnership. We are driven by a clear mission that incorporates high expectations for academic achievement and moral/character development.