University Liggett School students are encouraged to explore critical thinking, creativity, teamwork, adaptability and universalism. A nationally recognized private, independent school in Metro Detroit, Liggett offers small class sizes and an innovative curriculum.
Dr. Phillip Moss and playwright Dennis North first met iin the '80s at Wayne State University’s Hilberry Theatre. When Moss saw the Purple Rose Theatre’s 2001 production of North’s play Orphan Train, he knew instantly that it would be a remarkable show for high school students.
The 3-year-old grasps a red crayon and looks excitedly around the room before turning her attention back to the older gentleman who is sitting next to her. “What kind of animal should we draw?” asks the man, whom the younger calls her “Grandpal.”
University Liggett School is a private preschool and kindergarten through 12th grade college preparatory school in Metro Detroit that is nationally recognized for its innovative curriculum and arts and athletics offerings.