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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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Graduating Soon?

Graduating Soon?

Wellspring Preparatory High School is a continuation of the great education offered at Knapp Charter Academy. Learn more about Wellspring Prep by clicking below.

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Welcome to Knapp

We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At Knapp Charter 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 Knapp we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best.

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A Y5K-12 Education

We offer a seamless Y5K-12 educational experience with Wellspring Preparatory High School, a high school that falls under National Heritage Academies portfolio. 
 
At Wellspring Prep, students will have the opportunity to be challenged beyond average classroom learning, including access to advanced placement courses, dual enrollment opportunities, and an 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 Knapp Charter Academy! Get to know our school leadership and discover all we have to offer. Questions? Contact us today!

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2022-23 Lottery

The student selection lottery for the next school year (2022-23) will be held via livestream Friday, March 11 at 11:00 a.m.

If you would like to view the livestream, click below.

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At a Glance

Y5-8

Grades

660

Number of Students

1997

Year Opened
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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. Knapp Charter Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in Michigan.

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Knapp Charter Academy Receives Top Ranking

Knapp Charter Academy’s middle school ranked in 41st place of Michigan charter schools by U.S. News & World Report in their Best Schools list for 2022. The elementary school ranked in 49th place for charter elementary schools in the state.
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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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Tour the School

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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Board Notice

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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