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Thirkell Elementary School Overview

7724 14th Street, Detroit, MI 48206 , Tel: +1 (313) 596-0990 Detroit Public Schools Community District

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Thirkell Elementary School Ratings & Reviews

April 17, 2014 Submitted by a parent
My son has Mrs. Arneau for PreK/Kindergarten and she is Amazing! He is learning a lot and speaking more!
April 02, 2014 Submitted by a parent
Students here receive attention from great teachers who have a lot of experience. It's a little large, and its been around for a while but kids thrive here.
March 20, 2014 Submitted by a community member
Both my older brother & I attended this school. I began in 1947 8 years after my brother. We both loved the school as well as the teachers at the time. Those were the days when high dump trucks used to drop off ton's of apples for all of us to take home. We were also given huge long squares of American cheese, larger then my arm, also free. Those were the days when the Duncun yoyo people used to come to school to demonstrate, the candy apple man, the ice cream man. We played marbles in the yard etc. It was a very nice school & I am happy to see it still is..
July 09, 2013 Submitted by a parent
When my son Andrew was going into elementary school, I did not want him going to DPS. I decided to let him go there for a month and if I didn't see improvement I was going to send him to a private school. I was not only impressed but excited on all the good teachers who served as role models. I am confident when I say Thirkell Elementary is a great school.
August 05, 2011 Submitted by a parent
I am so sorry to say that my my daughter only attended Thirkell for only one year(5th grade)...she attended a charter school prior to this. There is no comparison between the two. I have found the Thirkell staff to be older and more experienced. The teachers have a love for teaching and the children. I have not found that to be the case in charter schools with their young inexperienced staff. . Great academics and extra curricular activities. This school really feels like the good old fashioned neighborhood school I grew up attending. I wish I had discovered this gem years ago. Dr. Smith is doing great things. I wish DPS would invest in a new building for this school.
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Average Rent in Detroit, MI

  • Detroit, MI Average Rental Price, February 2020 $1,069 /mo

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    Apartments and homes for rent near Thirkell Elementary School

    Your child’s education is your top priority. We know that because—well, you’re looking at this page, aren’t you? If you think your kid would feel right at home at Thirkell Elementary School, and you are contemplating moving closer so the little rascal will never miss a class, we have some good news for you and your family. Commute will never be an issue if you pick an apartment within 5 miles of Thirkell Elementary School, and that should not be hard as you can currently choose from 182 apartments for rent available in this part of Detroit. Not familiar with rent prices in the area? The cheapest apartment near Thirkell Elementary School is currently at Elton Park Corktown-Checker, renting for $175 per month, but if $3,000 is still within your budget, check out the more luxurious offers at 1525 Broadway. Or just do what most other parents do and go for the middle ground—that’s where you get the best value for money most of the time.

    Things you should know about Thirkell Elementary School

    Before you start packing, make sure Thirkell Elementary School is really the best option for your child. To recap, Thirkell Elementary School is a well-known public K-8 school in Detroit. It is located at 7724 14th Street, Detroit, MI 48206 and it is the second home of 558 students. Please note that available apartments near a given school are filtered by proximity, not by attendance zone. We advise parents to visit the schools in person and contact the admissions offices for further information on school performance and attendance zones before making a final decision.

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