Henry Ford Academy will provide a high quality educational experience for children in the Highland Park area and in neighboring communities by building a shared responsibility and commitment for student success. We believe all children can excel in a nurturing and supportive environment of high expectations, love and respect giving them the ability to determine their future success in school and life.
We accomplish this through a relentless focus on academic achievement and character development; we seek to develop in our students the academic and social skills necessary to enable them to discover their unique gifts and
talents in order to become responsible public citizens dedicated to the advancement of one’s self, one’s family and one’s community.
This will be accomplished in alignment with our HPRA District Curriculum Management Plan.
·A safe and orderly environment
·A clearly stated and focused mission
·Experienced instructional leadership
·High expectations for all students
home and community
·Use of technology in the classroom
·Service learning opportunities
In our effort to educate the whole child the following extra-curricular opportunities are available to the students.
Boys and Girls Volley Ball | Boys and Girls Basketball | Tap Dance |Music
Drama | Cheerleading |Foreign Language| Chess | Mentoring
The Leona Group and the HPR System Quality Schools Initiative further supports the pursuit of academic achievement through the design of an education program that is tailored to the community in which the school