Bowers Academy

Students who thrive in a small environment that develops character, integrity, compassion for others, and academic skills will find success at Bowers Academy. Founded to address the needs of at-risk students, Bowers Academy balances academic challenge with self-reflection, exceptionally small class sizes, and the unique learning environment of the Bowers Farm.

Our ultimate goal at Bowers Academy is to graduate competent, empathic, aware, and empowered individuals.

Connecting with your child's teacher, school, and the district

Families are automatically signed up to receive communication from their child's school, teachers, and Bloomfield Hills Schools (Wednesday Web News & Important Notices - including school cancellations). In order to receive emails, telephone calls, and even text messages, all you have to do is maintain your contact information and manage your personal preferences. If you wish not to receive these newsletters, simply "opt-out" when you receive the first newsletter (an option at the bottom of every email we send).

Instructions for updating this information are now available at Here you can manage your contact preferences as they pertains to emergency and district notifications. 

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A Look Forward - Safe & Secure
Our ongoing mission to continually improve the safety and security of all buildings
Last spring, our country reeled from yet another horrific incident in a school.  The sadness and anger I felt that day weighed heavily for a long time. Our children deserve to feel totally and utterly safe and secure at school and it is our job to continually review our safety measures and improve them as necessary. Read more on 'A Look Forward' - a blog by Dr. Rob Glass.
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Bus Safety Week

National School Bus safety week begins the week of October 22, 2018. During this time, the transportation trainers will be stopping by schools to hand out posters and to teach bus safety.

Here is a schedule of events for that week:

  • On Monday, October 23, Special Needs classes will discuss with their students about the safe ways to evacuate a bus.
  • On Tuesday, October 24, Bloomfield Hills High school will practice front door evacuations upon arriving at the school. 
  • On Wednesday, October 25, all of the middle schools will practice rear door evacuations upon arriving at school in the morning.  
  • On Thursday, October 26, all of the elementary schools will practice rear door evacuations upon arriving at school in the morning. 

We appreciate all of the bus drivers who take pride in putting our students' safety first!

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Happy Feet!

"I run really fast and get lots of tokens at recess!", says Brody Kolo, 2nd grader at Conant Elementary with younger brother, Holden.  Happy Feet is a PTO sponsored program that motivates students to run laps around the playground with their friends.  For every five laps, one foot token is earned and worn on a necklace.  Students love it - thank you to all our wonderful parent volunteers!

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WHMS Veterans Program

Students of West Hills Middle School have prepared a special program to honor our Veterans on Friday, November 9 at 1:30 p.m. By attending the celebration, you will support our students and community to express their appreciation. Please share this invitation with any veteran!



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2018 BHS Ski Swap

Join us at the BHS Ski Swap in the Bloomfield Hills Middle School Field House on Saturday, November 10, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. A huge savings on hundreds of new and slightly used skis, boots, snowboards, apparel and accessories will be available for all ages. For additional information please email

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IntergalacTECH Robotics Outreach Project

"This summer our East Hills robotics team, IntergalacTECH, modified two off-the-shelf toy cars to make independent powered mobility more accessible for young children with disabilities. The project was inspired by Go Baby Go, a national, community-based program. The team decided that this project would be a great opportunity to reach out and make an impact on their community by incorporating skills they had learned while participating in FIRST Tech Challenge robotics." Read More to learn more about this project. 

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District Calendar

Booth Center - Room A, Booth Center - Room B, Booth Center - Room C, Booth Center - Room D - Training Room


Bowers Academy
1223 E. Square Lake Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304


Main Line: 248.341.5985

Pam Schoemer - Administrative Support