Fran Gardulescu, school leader Oakman Campus (PreK-2nd) Dexter Campus (3rd-8th)
Built with YOUR family's needs in mind, Joy Preparatory Academy provides solid academics, before and after school activities, tutoring, clubs and much more.
Your child will thrive in our safe and nurturing family atmosphere, where we know and care for every student.
At Joy Preparatory Academy we build diversified learning in a respectful culture. Come join our family today!
We offer before and after school transportation!
Click here for bus stop locations and times! We have four stops around the area. Bus stops are available for both campuses.
Welcome to Joy Preparatory Academy’s website. Home of the Wonderful Jaguars! We are a school that believes that at the core of every truly educated citizen there lies a foundation of integrity, wisdom and courage. Here, our staff is passionate, experienced, and innovative in ensuring that every learner receives the one-on-one attention needed to facilitate educational success.
We, at Joy Preparatory Academy hold high expectations for our staff, parents, and students. We educate from the heart to guarantee that our students have the skills needed to employ themselves as life-long learners. We will continue to strive to educate the whole child, thereby empowering our school and community. Come to the school where “every student has JOY”!
Notice of Open Enrollment
Joy Preparatory Academy is accepting enrollment applications for 2016-17, grades 3-8, March 1-March 31, at 15055 Dexter Ave., Detroit, 313.340.0023, and for grades K-2, at 1129 Oakman Blvd., Detroit, 313.867.7828. If necessary, a public lottery will take place on April 7, 5 p.m., at the school.