Office Address

19411 Cliff Street
Detroit , MI 48234

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Bell Times

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

Social Connections


Making a difference in education one student at a time, the Marion Law Academy strives for academic excellence by making learning fun for all children. We are a preschool through eighth grade blended school located on the northeast side of Detroit. We have a team of more than 40 teachers and support staff dedicated to caring for the needs of each child.
We offer a modern technology-based, one-size-doesn’t-fit-all approach to teaching more than 600 students, including those with special needs. We also pride ourselves on our strong partnerships within the community. Those relationships help make sure that every student’s family has the resources needed for success.

Academic Offerings:
  • Common Core aligned curriculum
  • Highly qualified teaching staff
  • After school tutoring
  • Math & reading intervention
  • ALEKS online intervention program for math
  • Personal student computers
  • Free Pre-School (GSRP/income-based)


  • Ballet
  • Hip Hop
  • Boys & Girls Basketball and Soccer
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Pep Squad

Vibrant Student Life:

  • Middle School Student Council
  • Principal Advisory Group
  • Middle School Leadership Cabinet

Parent Groups and Alumni:

  • Marion Law Academy Parent University
  • Detroit Parent Network
  • Kickboxing Gro3up
  • Parent Resource Room

Landmarks and Pleasant Surroundings:

  • Say Detroit Play Recreational Center (free after-school sports & tutoring)
  • Detroit Public Library-Wilder Branch

Community Partners:

  • Gleaner’s Food Distribution
  • Outerwear (free coats)
  • Mobile Dentist Free Vision & Hearing testing

Academics (S.T.E.M)

SMARTLabs are 21st century learning labs, equipped with a curriculum meant to engage learners of all abilities through hands-on, minds-on projects. Students explore the breadth of the curriculum through short, student-centered engagements that they select based on individual interests and abilities. The labs contain an extensive library of rigorous project-based lessons in 8 different discipline areas.


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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.

  • Drama Club
  • Dance/Cheer
  • Student Council

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.

  • The 180 Program
  • Young Men and Women in Transitions
  • Head Start
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • R.O.T.C
  • Ballet

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.

  • Glee Club
  • Band
  • Choir

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.

  • Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services
  • Detroit Parent Network
  • Parent Resource Room
  • Monthly Parent Update Meeting
  • Monthly family night activities
  • Chat and Chew for parents


Our competitive athletics program includes basketball, track and field and cheerleading.



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