18445 Cathedral Street, Detroit MI, 48228-1809

Phone: (313) 899-7370 • Fax: (313) 899-7373

Principal: Kimberly Rogers

Official School Web Site

About Us

Offering grades 9-12, Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School at Northwestern is committed to putting every student on a path to graduation and college.

Our comprehensive high school offers students a college-focused learning experience and a school culture that values leadership and achievement in academics and athletics. As a Diplomas Now school, DC Prep at Northwestern partners with several organizations including City Year Detroit, Communities in Schools, and Johns Hopkins University Talent Development to keep students on track for college success. We provide a unique scholarship opportunity with Lawrence Technological University!


  • Seniors earned $2.8 million in scholarships!
  • College Preparatory Curriculum, Advanced Placement /Honors Classes, Foreign Language Classes, Summer B.R.I.D.G.E. for grades 9-11 (NEW)
  • STEM Academy, Entrepreneurship/Community Leadership Academy, 9th Grade Success Academy
  • Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA)
  • WCCD Dual Enrollment (College Credit), Internship Opportunities, CMA Upward Bound, WSU Gear Up, WSU C2 Pipeline
  • Future Engineers Club, Medical Careers Club, Go Green Team
  • Michigan Youth in Government, Student Council
  • Marching Band, Chess, Robotics, Academic Games
  • State-of-the-Art Physical Education Center and Natatorium
  • National Honor Society, Junior Honor Club
  • 2015 Division II Football Champions, 2015 State District Champions for Boys Basketball, 2015 State District Champions for Girls Basketball, Track, Swim, Baseball, Softball, Cheer, Volleyball
  • SAT Workshops and Internships


Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
8:00 AM 3:20 PM