Diann Banks Williamson Education Center

5020 Cadieux, Detroit MI, 48224

Phone: (313) 347-7280 • Fax: (313) 852-3454

Principal: Dr. Athena C. Marsh

About Us

Diann Banks-Williamson Educational Center is a small school making a huge impact. All staff and students at Diann Banks have a standard of excellence. Dianne Banks serves 14 to 19-year-old Severe and Moderate Cognitive Impaired students as well as students that are Severely Multiply Impaired and Medically Fragile.


  • Unique Learning System (N2Y)
  • Full media center
  • Laptops for all students
  • Quilting program
  • Life Skills Management course
  • Self-contained classrooms for Severely Multiply Impaired, Severely Cognitively Impaired, and Moderate Cognitive Impaired.

Wraparound Services

  • Parent Teacher Home Visit Program
  • Parent Teacher Association
  • School Social Worker
  • Speech Pathologist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Physical Therapist
  • Visual and hearing impaired consultants
  • Interpreter for the hearing impaired
  • Educational technician

Athletics and Activities

  • Special Olympics
  • Adaptive Physical Education


  • Kiwanis
  • Christian Family Services

Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
9:00 AM 4:10 PM