Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary-Middle School

8145 Puritan Street, Detroit MI, 48227-4068

Phone: (313) 494-3830 • Fax: (313) 494-3829

Principal: William Jackson

About Us

Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary-Middle School classrooms are equipped with state-of-the-art technology to encourage interactive learning and promote communication. Bethune offers a variety of extracurricular activities and parent engagement opportunities in partnership with it’s community.


  • Project-based learning
  • STEM lab and tech center
  • Sports: basketball, volleyball, track, softball, soccer, cheerleading, dance
  • Student Council
  • Garden Club
  • Book Club
  • Chess, poetry and art clubs
  • African American Young Men of Promise Mentoring Program
  • Mom and dads club
  • After-school tutoring

Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
7:30 AM 2:40 PM