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

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Welcome to Grand River

We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At Grand River 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 Grand River 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 Westfield 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 Westfield 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 Grand River 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. Grand River Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in Michigan.

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At a Glance

Y5-8

Grades

798

Number of Students

2014

Year Opened
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Where Students Succeed

Grand River outperformed the surrounding schools on the state test.

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Community

Spotlight: Meet Principal Ralph Garza

Ralph Garza loved numbers and believed he had a future in mathematics. To get some practical experience, a friend recommended Ralph volunteer helping kids. 
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More Information

We know there are a lot of factors in deciding where your child will go to school and we want to help. Use our live chat or leave your information and we will be in touch.

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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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The Board Meeting Notices notify the public of any special, rescheduled, or canceled Board meetings for the current school year, including public Board meetings being held via electronic means.
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