A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    A+
  4. College Prep
    A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A+
  6. Sports
    A
Address
399221 Woodward Ave
Bloomfield HIlls, MI 48304
Telephone
(248) 646-3000
Organization Memberships
NAIS, TABS

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$33,100
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$45,200
Received Financial Aid
33%
Average Financial Aid
$16,565
From Cranbrook Schools

For generations, Cranbrook has fostered creative and critical thinking skills in our students while preparing them to excel at the colleges of their dreams and in life beyond. Now more than ever, universities and employers understand what we have always known: an education that develops this kind of thinking is what leads to success. It is no surprise to us that so many of our alumni credit Cranbrook as one of the single biggest factors in their success and happiness in life, and that so many of them have gone on to shape the world in so many ways. Cranbrook is more than the opportunity for a great education. It is an opportunity for a great future. At Cranbrook Schools, we offer opportunity that lasts a lifetime.

Cranbrook Schools Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
Average SAT
1410
75 responses
Average ACT
31
144 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
89%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.19 responses
Poll
84%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.19 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
  • Junior ring
    18%
  • Prom
    14%
  • Not stepping on the Friendship Circle
    13%
  • Feed the Boarders
    13%
  • Homecoming
    11%
  • Concerts
    8%
  • Convocation
    8%

Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,670
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.22 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.22 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.22 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
9:1
National
16:1
Poll
87%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.31 responses
Poll
90%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.31 responses
Poll
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.31 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Boys Athletic Participation
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.9 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.9 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.9 responses

Cranbrook Schools Reviews

191 reviews
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I am a high school sophomore and my 12 years at Cranbrook has been nothing but wonderful. The teachers are incredibly nurturing and you can unquestionably tell that they only want the best for you. The classes at Cranbrook teach you to be autonomous and self-reliant due the amount of work done at home. The sports program is as well phenomenal- there are so many different activities available from soccer- to archery and everything in between. Cranbrook has just about anything- the arts curriculum is without a question sensational. Arts include: weaving (Cranbrook's weaving studio is the biggest hand-weaving studio in North America), sculpture, ceramics, metal smithing, and much more. The 40 acres that Cranbrook occupies is stunning and puts one at peace. Being also a boarding soon, offers education to students all over the world. You see people from China, Japan, Korea, etc all over campus and in a lot of classes. I would doubtlessly recommend Cranbrook for everyone.
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Cranbrook is the best school in the world! After having a terrible time in elementary and middle school in the public school system, I switched to Cranbrook and it was the best thing that ever happened to me. Cranbrook helped me to become a strong and confident student. I am now at a top 50 school worldwide and am succeeding at a level that would have never been possible without the amazing faculty and staff at Cranbrook!
I'm proud to AIM HIGH. This is the best high school with greatest teachers and friendly staffs. Hundreds of awards and high SAT and ACT scores prove that the school excels in all aspects. You will be overwhelmed by the Cranbrook's huge campus too. The Campus is as big as a small city somewhere in Southeast Asia. Finally, the best thing you can see at Cranbrook is the strong bond between students. There are Indians, African American, Chinese, Vietnamese, Thai, Korean, Mexican, American, ... If you are from a different country, the American people, including African Americans and Indians, will be super hospitable to you.