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Welcome To
Martin Luther King, Jr. Education Center Academy

Creating Academic, Artistic & Technological Excellence


Keeping the Dream Alive

2019 MI Charter AOY Finalist: Constance Price


2019 Michigan Charter School Awards

Constance Price's parents were original Detroiters, who shared a vision for excellent education in the city - not only for their eight daughters, but for all children. Today, she leads Martin Luther King Jr. Education Center Academy as one of the best schools in Detroit, which also happens to be the original daycare center her parents built back in 1972.

The story of Martin Luther King, Jr. Education Center Academy

Mission & Vision

The mission of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Education Center Academy is to provide each student with a variety of accelerated learning opportunities appropriate to their individual abilities, competency, skill levels, desire and motivation that will propel them into the 21st century equipped with the academic, artistic, and technological skills needed to maximize their potential in a diverse society.


The vision of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Education Center Academy is to create a community of well-rounded, lifelong learners who will be productive global citizens as a result of whole child development intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically, aesthetically, and culturally, and thereby, enriching their capacity to meet the challenges and diversity of the 21st century.

Safety Drills

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MLKECA Calendar

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Upcoming Events

August 27
Staff Professional Development
12:30 PM
Staff Professional Development
Date: Aug 27
Time: 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
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Parent/Staff Orientation
4:00 PM
Parent/Staff Orientation
Date: Aug 27
Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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August 28
Last day for Summer Camp
Last day for Summer Camp
Date: Aug 28
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August 31 - September 4
Child Care Week
Child Care Week
Date: Aug 31 - Sep 4
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Martin Luther King, J. Education Center Academy believes that educational values and love for learning are nurtured in a positive, challenging and supportive educational environment wherein students, educators , and parents work together with a common purpose of ensuring that each student finds effective and fulfilling personal work, and meaningful educational lives.

Contact Us

Martin Luther King Jr.
Education Center Academy

Office: (313) 341-4944
Fax: (313) 341-7014
16827 Appoline
Detroit, Michigan 48235