Bennett Elementary School

2111 Mullane Street, Detroit MI, 48209-1529

Phone: (313) 849-3585 • Fax: (313) 849-1169

Principal: Kathryn Valadez-Herrera

About Us

A technology academy dedicated to reaching every student academically and building life-long learners.

Bennett, a Pre-5th grade elementary school located in a vibrant neighborhood in Southwest Detroit, offers a rigorous curriculum that infuses 21st Century technology in all core subjects.

Bennett is consistently rated as a high achieving school, and has been recognized as one of the top elementary schools by Excellent Schools Detroit. We offer English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for adults. Bennett also houses a Parent Resource Center that offers workshops and resources to assist parents so they can help their children reach academic success.


  • State-of-the Art Computer Lab, iPads and Smart Boards in all classrooms
  • After school Tutoring Sessions and Summer and Summer School Program
  • Soccer, Karate, Yoga, Violin, Girl Scouts, Choir
  • Partnerships with the University of Michigan, Michigan State, Wayne State, Madonna, the InsideOut Literacy Arts Project, and inspire Detroit
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) classes
  • High percentage of students accepted to Clippert Academy, a high-performing application middle school 

Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
8:15 AM 3:25 PM