Sampson-Webber Leadership Academy

4700 Tireman Street, Detroit MI, 48204-4243

Phone: (313) 596-4750 • Fax: (313) 596-4748

Principal: Karla Craig

Working Together to Help Students Succeed

About Us

Sampson-Webber Leadership Academy, a vibrant and diverse community of learners, is dedicated to creative, academic and physical development for students in grades Pre-K to 8. Our staff is driven to enrich the lives of students by offering a variety of classes and activities that stimulate learning. Sampson-Webber’s tremendous science program includes an outdoor classroom and partnership with professors from Lawrence Technological University. Our school is guided by a vision to build a community of leaders through a student-centered, student-focused environment, where children are active participants in their own learning!


  • A Solar Energy Model and outdoor learning classroom in partnership with Lawrence Technological University
  • Go Green School, Garden Club
  • Girl Scouts, Girl Talk, Boy Scouts & Cub Scouts, Big Brothers/Big Sisters
  • Chess Team, Band, Academic Games Team
  • 21st Century After-School Program
  • Student Council
  • Tutoring, Accelerated Reading/Math
  • LTU Blue Devil Scholar Program, with opportunities for college Scholarships!
  • P.B.I.S. (Positive Behavior Intervention Support)
  • Basketball

Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
8:30 AM 3:40 PM