Spain Elementary-Middle School

3700 Beaubien Street, Detroit MI, 48201-2118

Phone: (313) 494-2081 • Fax: (313) 494-1508

Principal: Frederick Cannon

About Us

Spain Elementary-Middle School, a Pre-K to 8 school located in the heart of the Midtown cultural district, offers a curriculum with high standards and expectations. We prepare our students for high school while inspiring a love of the performing arts. Spain students will have opportunities to showcase their talents in the school’s extraordinary Zodie A. Johnson Center for the Performing Arts. Our students also will benefit from partnerships with arts organizations, including the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, and have exceptional opportunities to collaborate with artists that have included world-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma and many others.


  • Five-Year Performing Arts Program, Sports
  • Introductory, Intermediate and Advanced Studies in Dance, and Instrumental Music
  • Academic Games and Algebra
  • Art
  • NEW! Montessori Early Childhood Classes
  • Field Trips to Nearby Cultural Institutions
  • Partnerships with Detroit Symphony Orchestra and Other Organizations to Support Spain’s Performing Arts Focus

Bell Schedule

Morning Afternoon
7:30 AM 2:40 PM