At Ann Visger we provide an innovative, personalized educational program that will enable all scholars to learn skills, acquire knowledge, apply wisdom, and develop leadership and character within a rich, diverse and nurturing learning environment.

It is our goal to nurture and assist scholars in achieving their highest potential as they grow to become confident, competent, and courageous individuals.  We have an excellent service learning and art integration program, that allows students to flourish.  Our program is designed to meet our students where they are, and encourage them to soar in excellence! We have a 2 to 1 computation, with smart boards in every classroom, our teachers are highly qualified and ready to reach your little ones.

Ann Visger Preparatory Academy is THE #1 choice in urban elementary education. 

Mission Statement

We are committed to quality education in partnership with parents and community using strategies and technology enabling children to succeed in a changing global environment.

Vision Statement

Ann Visger Preparatory Academy's vision is to be a high achieving learning community that exceeds the expectations of all stakeholders. Our school campus will be aesthetically appealing, clean and safe. 

Upcoming Events

  • 15 Jul
    • Board of Education Meeting 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
      Board of Education Meeting
      Date: Jul 15
      Time: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: 1460 Coolidge Hwy, River Rouge, MI 48218, USA
      Calendar: School Board Board of Education Meetings are conducted on the first and third Wednesday of each month unless otherwise noted in the calendar. Meetings will convene at 5:30 PM. Closed Executive Sessions and Special Board Meetings will be called as needed.

Ann Visger News

Fox 2 Detroit Visits the Ann Visger/Forgotten Harvest DIstribution

Forgotten Harvest has teamed up with the School District of the City of River Rouge for weekly food distributions.  Fox 2 News recently visited the food distribution to publicize the event and to find out more information.

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2020 Summer School

Dear Parents/Guardians, 

River Rouge School District will offer an intensive virtual summer program for grades K-8 and Credit Recovery for grades 9-12. Curriculum materials have been developed for this summer program and will focus on skill development in the areas of reading comprehension, writing strategies, mathematical concepts, and problem solving.

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Pre-Enrollment Now Open

Pre-Enrollment Registration

Pre-Enrollment does not enroll your child for school, you will still need to come into the enrollment office to complete the registration.

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Start/End Times

Monday 8:20 AM to 3:40 PM
Tuesday 8:20 AM to 3:40 PM
Wednesday 8:20 AM to 2:40 PM
Thursday 8:20 AM to 3:40 PM
Friday 8:20 AM to 3:40 PM

Half Day 8:20 AM to 11:40 AM

Contact Information

Ann Visger Preparatory Academy

11121 W. Jefferson Ave.
River Rouge, MI 48218
Phone: (313) 297-9600 press 41
Fax: (313) 297-5694


Nichole German
(313) 297-9649

Administrative Assistant

Arita Gregory
(313) 297-7631
Latina Nunlee
(313) 297-9648


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