MacArthur K-8 University Academy

  We Lead! Others Follow!


Our Mission Statement

MacArthur K-8 University Academy's mission is to engage students in hight quality learning experiences, teach students personal and civic responsibility, and inspire students to be enthusiastic and indpendent learners. 

Our Vision Statement

The vision of MacArthur K-8 University Academy is to create an enviornment in which all students their highest potential. 



MacArthur Kindergarten

Southfield Public Schools is excited to announce our new MacArthur Accelerated Kindergarten Experience (MAKE) program starting this fall! Please join us for an informational session on February 11, 2016 at 6:30 pm at the Michigan First Credit Union. Click here for more information.


Life Changer of the Year

Congratulations to MacArthur's Life Changer of the Year recipient Monica Eason (3rd Grade Teacher)! Mrs. Eason has exemplified excellence through postive influence and leadership. 


Teacher of the Month

Teacher of the Month

Do you have a favorite teacher? Click the link to nominate them for our new "Teacher of the Month" program! More...

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School Messenger

Stay connected with SPS! Text "Yes" or "Y" to 68453 to opt-in and recieve text messages from Southfield Public Schools. 

dress for success

Dress for Success

View the Southfield Public Schools Dress for Success Policy.


M-Step Practice

Students can prepare for the M-Step test by completing practice questions at home.  Click here to begin. More...


Cub Scouts 2016

Community Service Award

Congratulations to Cub Scout Pack #1672 for receiving the 2016 Dr. Martin Luther King Annual Youth Community Service Award for their outstanding service and commitment to the Southfield community.   

MacArthur News


The NED Show comes to MacArthur


Concert Choir sings at Noel Night. 

The MacArthur Middle School Concert Choir particpated in the 2015 Noel Night. The performance was held at Plymouth United Church of Christ and directed by MacArthur Music teacher; Mr. Willis.

MacArthur participates in Girls on the Run

Congratulations to the 2015 - MacArthur Girls on the Run Team - (Jordan, LaShae, Ryan, Ava, Aliyah, Madison, Olivia, Jacqueline, Akilah and  Keziah)

 Junior Zontas make SOS Donations

The MacArthur Chapter of the Junior Zontas led a successful dontation drive. Each grade level had to donate items for those in need. 

MacArthur at Comerica Park

MacArthur Performance

The MacArthur Middle School Choir perform at Opening Day at Comerica Park.  View the video

Student Council - Adopt a Child

Students Adopt a Child for Christmas

MacArthur Student Council Members partnered with Southfield Goodfellows and adopted ten children this holiday season. Each grade level adopted a child and purchased clothes, coats, toys and gift cards for their adopted child.  

Veterans Award

 Veterans Patriot's Award

Congratulations to Elizabeth, Micah and Donovan for receiving the Veteran's Patriot's Pen Award essay contest. The purpose of the contest was to encourage young minds to examine American History. Students were asked to write an essay on "What Freedom Means to Me". Elizabeth won First Place (will go on to the district level) , Donovan won Second Place  and Micah won Third Place.