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School Information

Belief Statement

Love, Laugh, Learn


We believe:

  • Students should be shown LOVE by experiencing great relationships with the school’s staff in a safe, nurturing, and needs fulfilling environment.

  • The school should provide a positive, enjoyable, and engaging educational experience that promotes LAUGHTER in the classroom.

  • Every student can LEARN and we do not accept failure.


Our Mission

American International Academy provides high-quality, relevant and varied educational programs and opportunity for the intellectual, cultural, and personal growth for all stakeholders.


Vision Statement

American International Academy promotes cross culture awareness by honoring and valuing individual differences and supporting the strengths of all individuals to ensure that instruction reflects the realities and diversity of the world. 


A.I.A. strives to provide a stimulating learning environment with technological orientation across the whole curriculum, producing successful and productive citizens of high morals. 


Administrative Team

Thomas White, Superintendent

LaQuanda Nevins, K-5 School Leader

Donald Wilder, 6-12 School Leader

World-class, college-preparatory education for students in KG - Grade 12

  • Attend large comfortable classrooms in the heart of your community

  • Make the commitment to start on the road to college

  • Prepare to succeed in college, as well as face today's challenges


Opportunities for all students to develop and grow

  • Learn leadership and teamwork skills through service learning opportunities

  • Participate in extra curricular activities, sports and after school activities


Rigorous academic curriculum emphasizing English and Mathematics

  • Face the challenge of a college-preparatory curriculum

  • Measure learning through regular assessments

  • Discover and realize your full academic potential 


Leadership Opportunities 

  • Opportunities to participate in student clubs and organizations


Disciplined, safe, caring environment

  • Learn how to be responsible, accountable, and respectful

  • Develop life skills in a safe, controlled  environment

  • Be part of a school where all students are treated fairly and parents/guardians are respected


To find out more about how American International Academy 

offers its students a W-O-R-L-D of advantages...


Please Call 734-713-5525

To enroll your K through 12th Grader

American International Academy is chartered by Lake Superior State University (LSSU)

 American International Academy 

Westland Elementary School Campus

 300 S. Henry Ruff 

 Westland, MI 48186

 Phone: (734) 713-5525

Dial 1 for Westland

Fax: (734) 713-9007


Middle School


27100 Avondale

 Inkster, MI 48141

 Phone: (734) 713-5525

Dial 2 for Inkster

Fax: (734) 713-9007


 High School


28955 Rosewood

 Inkster, MI 48141

 Phone: (734) 713-5525

Dial 3 for Inkster

Fax: (734) 713-9007

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AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY: No person shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any educational program or activity available in any school on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, creed, political belief, age, national origin, linguistic and language differences, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, height, weight, marital or familial status, or disability.


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