Holden Elementary

37565 Calka Drive
Sterling Heights, Michigan  48310

Call (586) 825-2670

Mission Statement

The staff at Holden with input from parents believe that all stakeholders make a difference every day in the lives of students and each other.  We work together each day – instructional staff, support staff, clerical, custodial, community volunteers and parents to assist each student in reaching their learning goals.

Vision Statement

A place everyone wants to be!

The Holden staff believes that a high achieving and successful school is a place where students, staff and parents are welcomed, treated with respect and learning new interesting/relevant curriculum.  All whom enter our school are expected to be learners every day.


Sven Holden Elementary School  – Dedicated: January 1973 - Sven Holden taught at Warren West School located at Ryan and Chicago Road from 1928 through 1941. In the two room school he taught 5th-10th grades. In 1941, Holden taught junior and senior high students at Warren High School. In 1945 he transferred to South School and was then appointed principal in 1956. Holden was a member of the Committee for Consolidation of the Warren School District and held offices on the Warren Village Council and the Warren Community Council.


Commitment to Equal Access & Opportunity

Nondiscrimination Statement:  In compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disability Act of 1990, the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act of 1977, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, it is the policy of the Warren Consolidated Schools that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, (including sexual orientation or transgender identity), disability, age, religion, height, weight, marital or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category, (collectively, “Protected Classes”) be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to, discrimination during any program, activity, service or in employment. Inquiries should be addressed to the Chief Human Resources Officer, 31300 Anita, Warren, Michigan 48093, (586) 825-2400, ext 63110.