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Kites with Kinders - Rescheduled

Kites with Kinders - R...

Our Kites with Kinders has been rescheduled for July 17. Come build a kite while meeting your future classmates. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Meet staff and visit classrooms. Learn more about how we teach to the needs of each child. our moral focus program, opportunities for enrichment, and so much more. We look forward to seeing you.

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Summer Check-in Water Day

Summer Check-in Water ...

It's time to celebrate summer! Join us for free food, fun, and games! Current students can check in their summer bridge books! New students can meet their classmates! Wear clothes that you can get wet and come ready to throw some water balloons! All are welcome!

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Graduating Soon?

Graduating Soon?

At Wellspring Preparatory High School we offer AP and dual-enrollment courses, as well as many electives, clubs, and sports. We also emphasize ways to give back to the community. Our goal is to develop people of character—students who can work through life's toughest problems and come out ahead.

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River City Scholars Charter Academy outperformed the surrounding schools on the state test.

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Welcome to River City Scholars

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

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Spotlight: River City Scholars Win Basketball Tournament

River City's boys basketball A-team is celebrating their first West Michigan Championship after finishing the regular season 9-0, with a near-perfect sportsmanship score.

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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. River City Scholars Charter Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in Michigan.

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Spotlight: River City Teacher Wins Award

Cindy Beukema, resource room teacher at River City, was the recipient of National Heritage Academies’ (NHA) annual Excellence in Teaching Award.
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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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