Enroll Now - Apply Online

Bridge Academy is now accepting applications online for the 2020-21 school year.

Our admissions process involves four steps. If you need help or have questions about the status of your child’s application, please reach out to our Academy’s Admissions Manager to assist you (Phone: 313.462.6100 Email: [email protected].) If you’re having challenges with the online application tool, please visit the SchoolMint for Families for additional technical support or contact the Academy.

Submit Application
Submit your child(s) application online through the application tool. Please click on the following link above to complete the first step.
Application Review
After completing the first step, our Admissions Manager will review your child’s application. Once the review is completed and your child’s application has been accepted, we will notify you by the communication preferences that you selected on how to proceed with the next step.
Complete Registration

Once your child’s application has been accepted, you will be asked to complete registration forms to finalize your child’s enrollment at our Academy. These forms will help identify certain information to better serve your child.  

Student Orientation
We will contact you to schedule a date and time for you and your family to visit our academy for student orientation. Due to COVID-19, school visitations are limited for your safety and our staff. 
Have questions before applying?

Frequently asked questions

At Bridge Academy East we’re driven by providing the family as a whole with information. If you still have unanswered questions please view our Frequently Asked Questions section below. If your questions still haven’t been answered we’d love to hear from you. Feel free to contact us directly. 

What is Bridge Academy?

Bridge Academy East is a tuition-free public school academy located in Hamtramck, MI. Bridge Academy East offers grades K-5 and also has a free GSRP preschool program for families that qualify. The Academies educators are fully certified to teach by the Michigan Department of Education. Bridge Academy is authorized through Ferris State University and governed by a public school academy board of directors.

How do I apply to Bridge Academy?

Applications can be submitted online HERE.

If you don’t have an account through our online application system SchoolMint, please Sign Up first.

If you need assistance in completing this application, please contact our main office during normal business hours, M-F from 7:45 am-3:45 pm via Phone: 313.462.6100 or Email:[email protected]

What additional student activities does Bridge Academy offer?

Students have the opportunity to join a number of athletic programs, student council, academic games, and robotics clubs. We offer afterschool programming and a number of programs lead by the Parent and Family Involvement Group for students.

What if I am an English Language Learner?

The Academy seeks to provide every child, regardless of national origin or native language, quality, and meaningful educational instruction. Each students is evaluated on his/her English language proficiency. Consequently, students who are English Language Learners (ELLs) are provided instructional services through ELL programs which are designed to meet each students unique needs.

Are there any fees?

Our Academies are a tuition institution free for Michigan residences!

What equipment is required?

Our Academy provides each student with a laptop in school when required.  Equipment is the property of the Academy and must be returned when required to do so.