K-3 The Little Engineer That Could


The little Engineer that Could he Little Engineer That Could, is a Saturday program that focuses on actively teaching and learning math, science, pre-engineering and reading. Parents are involved in weekly parent training sessions. Students and parents participate for five three-hour sessions during spring and fall.

Participants are encouraged to remain in the DAPCEP program through Grade 12. Only kindergarten and first grade students and parents are admitted to the K-3 program.

Admission to the K-3 Program is by Random Selection from Wait List applicants. Sixty (60) students and parents are selected yearly to participate in this premier three year program. Parents or legal guardians may place their child on the K-3 Wait List by phoning 313.831.3050 x 229.  No applications for the K-3 program are accepted at the bi-yearly DAPCEP Open House.

Proof of age, grade and parentage must be provided upon invitation to participate in the program.

Position Your Child for Success with DAPCEP K-3!






all 2014 Program  Schedule

   Grade 2:  Ferbruary 1,8 & 15
   Grade 1:  Parent Orientation: February 16th
                      Classes: March 1, 8 & 15
   Kindergarten: Parent Orientation: March 16th
                       Classes: March 29, April 5, April 12
Grade 3: June 7, 14 & 28
                  Closing Ceremony: June 28th (Extended day)
   Location: Charles Wright Museum of African American History
  Class times are based on your cohort grouping (Mornings/Afternoons)