CANTON, Mich., July 29, 2014—National Heritage Academies (NHA),
one of the nation’s largest charter school management companies, awarded Canton
Charter Academy with five Eagle Awards. This is the 14th year NHA honored its
top performing schools with Eagle Awards.
Charter Academy earned an Eagle Award for Academic Growth which means the
school is at or above the 90th percentile for blended fall-to-spring and
spring-to-spring growth on the Northwest Evaluation Association assessment in
grades kindergarten through eighth.
"We are so
proud to receive this award recognizing the hard work and dedication of our
students and teachers,” said Principal Janelle Magyar. “Our goal is for every
one of our students to be on the college bound path when they enter high
took home a new award this year in the category Schools of Excellence. The award goes to schools with superior
performance in academic achievement and full enrollment for the 2012-2013
also earned an Eagle Award for Employee Engagement, Parent Satisfaction, and
Charter Academy is a free public charter school serving students in
kindergarten through eighth grade.
of schools is designed to eliminate achievement gaps and provide school choice
to families, with the clear objective of preparing children for success in high
school, college, and beyond.
Academies is a charter school management company operating 76 schools in nine
states for the 2013-2014 school year. It is currently serving more than 50,000
students in grades kindergarten through eighth.