By Sarah Jaudon


Welcome to Detroit Arsenal! Located in Warren, Michigan, just north of Detroit, the arsenal plays host to many defense organizations. We understand the importance of finding the right school, that’s why we have compiled the best Detroit schools near Detroit Arsenal to help you decide where to live.

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Schools in Detroit Arsenal

There are no schools located at Detroit Arsenal. Students will attend school off-base at Warren Consolidated Schools, as well as the outlying Anchor Bay School District and L'Anse Creuse Public Schools. All elementary, middle, and high schools are off-base and listed below. See the links below to find the best school for you and your child.

Detroit Arsenal Day Care

Child Development Centers are located on-post offering child care to military families on a daily basis. Check the website or call the number below for more details.

Child Development Center/School Age Services

6501 E. 11 Mile Rd. BLDG 273 Detroit Arsenal, MI 48397


: 1 (586) 282-3010

Detroit Schools Near Post

Since there are no schools on post, the school liaison officer is a great place to start for parents. Their job is to help students transition safely to their new school.

School Liaison Officer

6501 E. Eleven Mile Road BLDG 237 Warren, MI 48397


: 1 (586) 239-5595

Elementary Schools Near Detroit Arsenal

Warren Consolidated Schools

1. Siersma Elementary School

3100 Donna Ave. Warren, MI 48091


: 1 (586) 574-3174 Grade: K - 5th Siersma Elementary School is a part of the Warren Consolidated School District in Warren, MI. The vision here is to create meaningful relationships that foster student achievement and will empower students to become successful and productive citizens.

2. Susick Elementary School

2200 Castleton Dr. Troy, MI 48083


: 1 (586) 825-2665 Grade: K - 5th Susick Elementary School is an elementary school located within the Warren Consolidated School District. The school caters to grades kindergarten to fifth grade with an emphasis on safety and education.

Anchor Bay School District

3. Francois Maconce Elementary

6300 Church Rd. Ira Township, MI 48023


: 1 (586) 725-0284 Grade: K - 5th Francois Maconce Elementary School works to provide a top-tier learning environment by delivering quality instruction that promotes curiosity, creativity, and the desire in students to reach their full potential.

4. Lighthouse Elementary School

51880 Washington St. New Baltimore, MI 48047


: 1 (586) 725-6404 Grade: PK - 5th Lighthouse Elementary School offers smaller class sizes and curriculum-based preschool programs for 3- and 4-year-olds. All students participate in art, music, physical education, and technology classes, as well as fifth-grade band.

L'Anse Creuse Public Schools

5. Emma V Lobbestael Elementary

38495 Prentiss St. Harrison Township, MI 48045


: 1 (586) 783-6450 Grade: PK - 5th Emma V Lobbestael Elementary has been recognized by the State of Michigan as a “Reward School” and is in the top five percent of schools making the greatest academic progress over the previous four years.

6. Atwood Elementary School

45690 North Ave. Macomb, MI 48042


: 1 (586) 493-5250 Grade: K - 5th Atwood Elementary School uses a Positive Behavior and Intervention Support Plan. They teach students three main goals and how those goals are to be met and followed in all areas of the school. Those goals are to be responsible, respectful, and safe. Middle Schools Near Detroit Arsenal

Middle Schools Near Detroit Arsenal

Warren Consolidated Schools

1. Beer Middle School

3200 Martin Rd. Warren, MI 48092


: 1 (586) 574-3175 Grade: 6th - 8th Beer Middle School is connected to the Warren Consolidated Schools. This middle school serves students in sixth through eighth grade offering a booster club, athletics department, and a counseling center.

Anchor Bay School District

2. Anchor Bay Middle School South

48650 Sugarbush Rd. New Baltimore, MI 48047


: 1 (931) 967-5323 Grade: 6th - 8th The staff at Anchor Bay Middle School South continually reviews student achievement data to identify areas that present challenges. Anchor Bay Middle South is a part of the Anchor Bay School District.

L'Anse Creuse Public Schools

3. L'Anse Creuse Middle School - North

46201 Fairchild Rd. Macomb, MI 48042


: 1 (586) 493-5260 Grade: 6th - 8th L'Anse Creuse Middle School - North is connected with the L'Anse Creuse Public Schools. This middle school has many clubs for students to join including honor society, jazz band, bowling, and ski club. High Schools Near Detroit Arsenal

High Schools Near Detroit Arsenal

Warren Consolidated Schools

1. Cousino High School

30333 Hoover Rd. Warren, MI 48092


: 1 (586) 574-3100 Grade: 9th - 12th Cousino High School is a public high school associated with the Warren Consolidated Schools. This high school is accredited through the state of Michigan to get students on a fast track to college.

Anchor Bay School District

2. Anchor Bay High School

6319 County Line Rd. Fair Haven, MI 48023


: 1 (586) 648-2525 Grade: 9th - 12th Anchor Bay High School is empowering all students to succeed in an ever-changing world.

L'Anse Creuse Public Schools

3. L'Anse Creuse High School

38495 L'Anse Creuse St. Harrison Twp, MI 48045


: 1 (586) 783-6400 Grade: 9th - 12th L’Anse Creuse High School has a mission to “educate, build character, and instill integrity in every student, so they are able to make a seamless and successful transition to post-secondary education or employment and become productive members of our evolving global society.”

Charter Schools Near Detroit Arsenal

A charter school is a tuition-free public school that gives parents the ability to choose. Like district public schools, charter schools are required to adhere to all federal, state, and local education, health, and safety rules and regulations. Check out Success Mile Academy for more information on charter schools in the area. Private Schools Near Detroit Arsenal

Private Schools Near Detroit Arsenal

The best private schools in the area have a religious affiliation, mainly Catholic and Lutheran. The top-ranked private elementary/middle schools in Warren, MI, include Crown Of Life Lutheran School, St. Anne Catholic Grade School, and Immaculate Conception Catholic Schools. The top-ranked private high schools are De La Salle Collegiate High School and Regina High School.

Day Care Near Detroit Arsenal

We understand the importance of choosing a daycare. There are many in-home private daycares and preschools in Warren. Only you know what is best for your child. Here's a list of resources to help you in making that decision. MilitaryChildCare.com is a secure Department of Defense (DoD) website that “provides a single gateway for you to find comprehensive information on military-operated or military-approved child care programs worldwide.” Winnie and Care.com can aid you in vetting facilities and help you find in-home care. Don’t underestimate the value of Yelp reviews. Contact the Child Development Center for on-base care at 1 (586) 282-3010.


Choosing the right school near Detroit Arsenal should be easy with plenty of Detroit schools to satisfy your changing needs. If you still have questions, don’t be shy; ask your neighbors for advice or call the school liaison officer. If you need some extra help during school closure time, Tutor.com has military families covered. Go to their website for more information!



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