Timbuktu Academy

The mission of Timbuktu Academy, in cooperation with its community village, is to foster high academic achievement among the school’s children and to instill in them a sense of pride by reinforcing group identity and self-esteem through knowledge of African and African-American history and accomplishments.

Grades: K–8
Curriculum focus: African-Centered
Address: 10800 E. Canfield, Detroit, MI  48214
Located near: I-94 and French Road
Phone: (313) 823-6000
Fax: (313) 823-9748
Principal: Cha-Rhonda Edgerson
Email Address: edgersonc@timbuktuacademy.org
Website: www.timbuktuacademy.org
Management Company:  Magnum Educational Management Co.
Year first authorized: 1997

Board Members for 2017-18

Name Office
Marvis Cofield tbd
Pamela Lane tbd
Kamau Kheperu tbd
Robert Bland tbd
Kelly Gardner tbd
Quintella Boyd tbd
Vacant tbd


Documents and Resources
Timbuktu Board Meeting Calendar 2017-18
Timbuktu Academy Charter
Timbuktu Contract Amendment 2016
Educational Goals
Timbuktu 2015-16 Annual Report
Timbuktu 2016-17 Annual Report



10800 E. Canfield, Detroit, MI 48214

10800 E. Canfield, Detroit, MI 48214