14450 Burt Road, Detroit MI, 48223

Phone: (313) 494-7495 • Fax: (313) 494-7636

Principal: Bobbie Posey

Official School Web Site

About Us

Samuel Gompers Elementary-Middle School is a PreK-8 school where math, science, technology and the arts are a priority. Gompers, located in the Brightmoor neighborhood, boasts National Board Certified teachers and utilizes the Home-School-Community collaboration approach to ensure student success. By putting children first, we have created a safe haven where every child is given the opportunity to explore and develop his or her maximum potential. We invite parents to work with us as we achieve excellence in education and meet the needs of all children. Our curriculum is enhanced by an abundance of extra-curricular activities, including art, music, robotics and more!


  • Two Computer Labs
  • Mini Computer Centers in each Classroom
  • Physical Education
  • Academic Games
  • Bridge Building
  • Leadership Camp

Wraparound Services

  • After-School Tutoring
  • Parent resource room
  • School nurse
  • Development centers
  • School counselors
  • Social worker
  • Psychologist
  • Attendance program
  • Speech pathologist

Athletics and Activities

  • Basketball camp
  • Boys and girls basketball
  • Cheer
  • Soccer


  • Brightmoor Community Alliance
  • Meijer
  • AAA
  • Wayne State University
  • Grace Refuge Church
  • Emmanuel Christian Church
  • Mount Vernor Church
  • Michigan Kidney Foundation
  • The Marshall Family
  • Michigan State University
  • College of Creative Studies
  • DTE
  • Operation Outreach USA
  • KPMG-Literacy Program
  • Sphinx
  • Bosh Community Fund

Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
7:30 AM 2:40 PM