Excellence at Erickson

We are a community of leaders. We recognize, honor and celebrate the leaders within us!
Love learning
Excel in all we do
Achieve goals together
Do what is right

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News and Events


YCS Tentative Traditional Calendar 2017-18
Subject to change based on union negotiations

Code of Conduct 

Erickson student code of conduct

Our school is outstanding because...

  • Community Math and Literacy Nights
  • Committed Parent Advisory Board (PAB)
  • Strong School/Community Relationships
  • Foster Grandparents Program
  • Community Events (Open House Picnic, Erickson Beautification Projects, Cultural Celebrations)
  • EMU Bright Futures Program
  • Mentoring Program
  • Exceptional Extra Curricular Community Productions (Music, Art, PE) Warm, Caring and Nurturing Professional Educators at every level

Cold Weather is Here!

Now that the cold weather is officially here, please be sure to dress your child appropriately for the weather. Warm coats, hats, and gloves are needed. Children who are not dressed for the appropraitely will not be able to go outside for outdoor recess. 


If you have extra "gently used" hats, gloves, coats, please donate. Donations can be dropped off in our main office. 

Science Olympiad

The date has been set for May 12, 2018! 

Watch for more information to come your way in December!

Food Gatherers

Food Gatherers’ Healthy School Pantry Program distributes FREE fresh fruits and vegetables to all families at Erickson.

Please call our social worker Ms. OBryan 734-221-1639 or email jobryan5@ycschools.us if you are interested

Produce pick ups are on Thursdays

Man Up Kid Down Basketball: 3rd - 5th grades

Erickson Elementary Boys and Girls Basketball Teams

Tryouts open to all 3rd through 5th graders

With signed permission slip. Permission slip due: November 9th

Must be in good academic/citizenship standing to participate

Erickson Basketball Permission Slip.doc - 3rd - 5th grades only

Tryouts: Thursday November 16th  from 2:30 – 4:00

Practice Dates: Every Thursday 2:30-4:00pm @ Erickson Gym

Parents must provide transportation.

Parent Leadership Team (PLT) 

Will meet in the Erickson Library on Tuesday, December 12th from 5:30 to 6:30pm.

This team meets once a month and all are welcome! 

School Information

Erickson Elementary

1427 Levona
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Phone: 734-221-1600
Fax: 734-221-1603
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Kelly Mickel
Derrick Davis
Dean of Students
Leslie Greenhill

Grade Levels

1st - 5th Grades

School Hours

Full Day

7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Early Dismissal
7:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Victoria Davis
Director of Dining Services
734-221-1024 xo: 317-869-4466