Gardner Elementary School

6528 Mansfield Street, Detroit MI, 48228-5209

Phone: (313) 581-4615 • Fax: (313) 581-3713

Principal: Shannon Cummings

About Us

Gardner offers a PreK-5 curriculum of English/language arts, mathematics, science and social studies, and places a heavy focus on cross-curricular learning. At Gardner Elementary School, we aim to facilitate the growth of the whole child, while producing life-long learners and productive members of society.


  • Success For All (SFA)
  • Online Supplemental Curriculum (IXL, myON, Tutor Mate)
  • PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention and Support)
  • Computer Lab/Media Center
  • SMART Board Technology

Wraparound Services

  • Volunteer Reading Corp
  • Parent Advisory Council on Student Achievement (PACSA)
  • Family Curriculum Night
  • Wayne State Tutors
  • Before School Tutoring
  • Onsite Health Clinic

Athletics and Activities

  • After-school recreation
  • Boys and girls basketball
  • Cheer


  • Walmart
  • Home Depot
  • CBRE
  • ABC Transportation

Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
8:30 AM 3:40 PM