ACCE School Profile

ACCE - Achieving Career & College Education

1076 Ecorse
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Principal: Jonathan Royce

Jonathan Royce is an individual with multiple talents and interests. He is an owner of a new food venture Hustling Hoagies, has worked professionally as a model, writer and commercial actor, is a three-time All American Athlete, Big Ten Champion and Hall of Fame athlete at the University of Michigan and has coached at both the high school and college ranks. Most importantly, Mr. Royce has worked in education and with children for many years. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan and received his Masters in Educational Leadership from Eastern Michigan University.

His work with Ypsilanti youth started many years ago at Parkridge Community Center while working for the Ypsilanti Rec department. From there, he spent time as a paraeducator at Perry Elementary and also worked at the before and after school programs at the district's elementary schools. He did his student teaching at Ypsilanti High School while also subbing in both Ypsilanti and Willow Run schools. He has spent six years working with "at-risk youth" in Ann Arbor's School District at Roberto Clemente and most Recently Pathways Academic Campus. He began his administrative career as Assistant Principal at Lincoln Middle School. Last year, Mr

Royce joined YCS, working at Ypsilanti Community Middle School as Assistant Principal and later Interim Principal. He is currently in his second year as principal of ACCE

Special Services Offered in Building

  • General Education
  • Speech Therapy
  • Homebound
  • School Social Workers
  • Learning Specialists



Class Size Averages

  • 12


  • Teachers: 9
  • Support Staff: 6
  • Administrators: 1

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