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Bradford Academy strives to instill the qualities of character, excellence, creativity and service into our students as they become prepared, global leaders.


Enrolling your child at Bradford Academy is the right choice!

Bradford Academy is a tuition-free prekindergarten through 12th-grade school located in Southfield, Michigan. Bradford serves 1,200 students, totaling 900 families in the Northwest region of Wayne County and the southwest region of Oakland County.

The top reason families pick Bradford Academy for their children is because it is a safe and friendly school with teachers who truly care about every student's education and well-being. Pre-kindergarten through twelfth grades are all on one campus, and transportation is available for all students. At Bradford, we offer a Character Education Program, assessments of student learning styles and highly qualified teachers. Outside of the classroom, we offer K-4 athletic training and 5-12 athletic teams, robotics, future cities, Junior National and National Honor Society, and much more.


Bradford Academy Celebrates Board Appreciation Month
January 31, 2024
January marks the start of a new year and a new semester at Bradford Academy, and it also signifies a time to recognize and appreciate vital members of our school community! As we celebrate School Board Appreciation Month, now more…
Bradford Academy decorated a school bus with Christmas decor to celebrate the holiday season with select families
Bradford Academy Sponsored Families On Christmas This Year
December 28, 2023
We at Bradford Academy are so excited for the holidays this year, and are prepared for a relaxing Holiday Break! From gift giving to reading under blankets, there is plenty to do this Holiday season, and we have been hard…
Taking A "Brain Break" This Winter with Bradford Academy
Taking a “Brain Break” This Winter Break with Bradford Academy
December 18, 2023
Winter Break is finally upon us at Bradford Academy! As our students head home for the holidays, we couldn’t be more excited to see family and friends, relax and prepare for the last half of what has been an amazing…