About Us

Our Lady of Sorrows is a warm and loving school “home” where your child will blossom and grow in a clean, safe and nurturing environment. OLS maintains the history and tradition of the rigorous set of curriculum standards you’ve come to expect from an exemplary Catholic school, while including modern day excellence through technology and state-of-the-art teaching methods.  We support and respect the uniqueness of each student as we work in partnership with parents to help their children reach their God-given potential.  
  • Established in 1935
  • COVID-19 back to school plan to offer stringent on-campus health and safety protocol
  • Robust Remote Learning Platform (when needed)
  • Strong Catholic identity central to everything we do
  • Serving over 760 students from 3-year-old preschool through eighth grade
  • School hours are 8:10 AM to 3:10 PM except where indicated
  • Award winning athletic program
  • Campus security system
  • Teachers are certified and highly qualified by the Michigan Department of Education
  • Classrooms are air-conditioned and fully integrated with the latest technology
  • Our diverse student population comes from over 30 different communities in Metro Detroit
  • Before and after school care is offered through YCARE
  • Daily hot lunch offered within the parameters of our established wellness program
  • Tuition assistance available for qualified families
  • Unique and well-equipped playground for preschool – grade 8 recess fun
  • Rigorous academics create a solid foundation for high school success
  • Sacramental preparation, school Mass, and strong Catholic identity nurtures the personal moral development of each student
  • Students take the STAR Assessment three times a year to track student growth
  • Strong focus on S.T.R.E.A.M. (science, technology, religion, engineering, art, mathematics)