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Excel-erate

Excel-erate

We’re proud to introduce Excel-erate, our new advanced learning program. For the student ready to accelerate beyond grade level, Excel-erate provides the resources and instruction they need.

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Fortis YouTube Channel

Fortis Academy now has a YouTube channel. Visit our channel to learn more about the school today!

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Welcome to Fortis

We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At Fortis Academy we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best. We shape instruction to build on the strengths and abilities of each child and make moral focus lessons part of every school day. As a result, our students thrive.

At Fortis we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best.

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A K-12 Education

We are proud to provide a seamless K-12 educational experience with Arbor Preparatory High School, a high school that falls under National Heritage Academies portfolio. The PrepNet Schools network will offer advanced learning opportunities for our students and a continuation of the Moral Focus experience.
 
At Arbor Prep, students will have the opportunity to be challenged beyond average classroom learning, including access to Advanced Placement courses, Dual Enrollment opportunities, and the Early College Program. We emphasize extracurricular pursuits and ways to give back to the community. The result is college-ready students who not only stand out in the classroom but also as a person.

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Learn more about Fortis Academy! Get to know our school leadership and discover all we have to offer. Questions? Contact us today!

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We are a Charter School

Are you seeking a "private" school education with the no-cost benefit of a public school? If so, you're in the right place. Fortis Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in Michigan.

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At a Glance

K-8

Grades

690

Number of Students

2004

Year Opened
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Where Students Succeed

Fortis outperformed the local school district on the state test for more than 10 years.

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Spotlight: Fortis Academy Earns “A” Grade in Michigan’s Best Public Elementary Schools

Fortis Academy earned an “A” grade from the Mackinac Center for Public Policy on their 2019 Michigan Context and Performance (CAP) Report Card. Schools that are “beating the odds” stand out by this measure.
“Beyond raw test scores, the CAP report card helps parents see more clearly what kind of impact their school has on student learning,” said Ben DeGrow, director of education policy.

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We would love to show you our world so contact us to schedule a tour. We also hold open houses where you can meet our amazing teachers.

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We can’t wait to share your child’s journey! Apply online, in person, or over the phone and don’t hesitate to ask us questions along the way! We are here for you.

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