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DIA Student & School-Related Policies


Detroit Innovation Academy is a Uniform school. Uniforms promote professional attire and academic success while reducing distractions and competition. 


All students are able to enter the building beginning at 7:45 to make their way down to the gym. Breakfast will be served from 7:45-8:00 a.m. Instruction will begin in the classroom at 8:00 a.m.


Homework is a necessary part of a child’s academic development.  It prepares the students for collegiate and/or professional work.  Classroom teachers assign homework daily, and is calculated at 10% of the students’ overall grade.  Policies for turning in late assignments are determined by individual classroom teachers.  

Grading Scale

A= 90-100%

B= 80-89%



F= 59% and below

Assignment weights

  •     Classwork Assignments 40%
  •     Tests 30%
  •     Quiz 20%
  •     Homework 10%
Links to common school forms and policies.