2425 Tuxedo Street, Detroit MI, 48206-1222

Phone: (313) 252-3070 • Fax: (313) 866-0914

Principal: Latoyia Webb-Harris

Official School Web Site

About us

We are excited to share with you that Durfee Elementary-Middle School has moved to the spacious campus of Central High School which has new safety upgrades. The new facility provides an enhanced learning environment, new academic enrichment activities and peer tutoring opportunities. Durfee is proud of its track record of success, with more that one-third of our students accepted to Cass, Renaissance and/or King High School.


  • Two separate schools located on one campus
  • Large gymnasium, swimming pool and media center
  • Access to Life Remodeled’s Community Innovation Center (located at the former Durfee Building)
  • Blended learning (teacher-led, infused with technology)
  • Flying Classroom focusing on 30 areas of science
  • Academic Games
  • Chess Club
  • Vocal Music
  • Sports
  • Mentorship Program
  • Safe Routes to School
  • After-school programs

Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
7:30 AM 2:40 PM