We are happy to welcome you and your family to Detroit Public Safety Academy.
Detroit Public Safety Academy is accepting applications for grades 6-12. Applications may be obtained and submitted Monday through Friday, between the hours of 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
You can also apply online, and a member of our staff will contact you to complete the registration process.
Detroit Public Safety Academy is the first and only school of its kind in Michigan.
Along with excellent academics, students learn about careers in law enforcement, fire sciences, emergency medical services and others.
Choose from five exciting career tracks:
General education • Fire safety • Law enforcement • Emergency medical technician • Non-profit.
Detroit Public Safety Academy cadets may earn certificates in various courses related to public safety as well as college credits toward an advanced degree.
All students must re-enroll, current enrollment does not guarantee a space for a student for the 2019-20 academic year.
Parents please be sure to send your signed form to school with your student(s) to ensure their space for 2019-20 academic year.
For your convenience, click on the link below to download the re-enrollment form.
DPSA 2019-20 Re-enrollment Form
Following the open enrollment period, a public lottery may be held to determine admissions if the number of applications received exceeds capacity for the school.
As a free public school, we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all students. The academy does not charge tuition nor discriminate in admissions policies or practices on the basis of intellectual or athletic ability, measures of achievement or aptitude, status as a handicapped person, religion, creed, race, sex, color or national origin.