Welcome to Vanguard Charter Academy
We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At Vanguard 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.Apply Today! Discover Our Difference
We'd Love to Meet You!
Schedule a school tour and learn more about our personalized teaching, moral focus program, after-school activities, clubs, sports, and more.
Open Enrollment Has Started!
Open Enrollment for the 2023-24 school year runs October 1 through November 30. Applying during Open Enrollment is your best chance at securing a seat. Don't miss the deadline, apply today!
Learn More About Grand River Prep
Attention 8th grade families! Join us for an information night at Grand River Prep. Meet school staff and current students, tour the school, and learn about our high school program.
Parent Portal Help Page
Parent Portal gives parents quick and easy access to their child's information. Click below to learn more!
Advanced Learning Program
We offer advanced learning opportunities for top-performing students who are ready to progress beyond grade level.
Open Enrollment for the 2023-24 School Year Starts Oct. 1
We’re often asked, “When is the best time to apply to an NHA school?” The answer: During Open Enrollment. Don't miss the deadline! Open Enrollment for the 2023-24 school year starts October 1 and ends November 30. Check out this blog to clear up any confusion around this important “golden window” of time.More on Open Enrollment
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. Vanguard Charter Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in Michigan.Learn More About Charter Schools
A Seamless Y5-12 Education
At Vanguard Charter Academy, we're able to provide our students with a seamless Y5-12 educational experience. After graduating from Vanguard Charter Academy, they can transition to Grand River Preparatory High School, also a National Heritage Academies charter school. Grand River Prep offers advanced placement courses, dual enrollment opportunities, an Early College Program, college advisors, electives, clubs, sports, and so much more.Learn More About Grand River Prep
At a Glance
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