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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Chandler Woods Charter Academy, children can explore their interests, learn new skills and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities.

Activities and Clubs

Young 5s - 2nd Grade
Activities and Clubs

Activities and Clubs: Young 5s - 2nd Grade

STEM

S.T.E.M. includes: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. We use this model to guide our scholars in authentic learning activities.

Community Service

Moral focus virtues are practiced beyond the classroom! Scholars who participate in service projects get the chance to model compassion and courage by working to meet local needs.

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Activities and Clubs: 3rd - 5th Grade

Girls on the Run

We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum. The program runs for 10 weeks in the spring.

Drama Club

Members of this club get an intro to theater arts and learn about acting, play production and stage work.

STEM

S.T.E.M. includes: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. We use this model to guide our scholars in authentic learning activities.

Community Service

Moral focus virtues are practiced beyond the classroom! Scholars who participate in service projects get the chance to model compassion and courage by working to meet local needs.

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Band

We offer band for our students to express themselves through music and teamwork.

Choir

Our choir program includes lessons in choral singing, musical terms, and vocal skills.

Drama Club

Members of this club get an intro to theater arts and learn about acting, play production and stage work.

Spanish

English-speaking scholars are taught basic Spanish in this program. This includes a variety of language activities for verbal and written practice.

National Junior Honor Society

This program was created for outstanding middle schoolers. These students are often recognized for efforts in academics, character, and service.

Science Olympiad

Middle school scientists set goals and compete in science projects. We encourage commitment, group learning and active participation in this program.

Theme Week

A mini-term led by parents and teachers for groups of students to experience hands-on learning and discovering. Themes range from pioneering, to photography, to cuisine and much more.

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Soccer

Soccer

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

S.T.E.A.M. art project

S.T.E.A.M.

We encourage critical thinking with S.T.E.A.M. - science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. We believe this is just the tip of the iceberg to supporting multi-discipline innovation

Watch Dogs bulletin board

Watch D.O.G.S.

WATCH D.O.G.S. encourages dads and other male role models to get more involved in their children's education, starting with spending a day volunteering at the school. Fathers, grandfathers, step-fathers, uncles, and other father figures volunteer to serve at least one day a year at the school and participate in a variety of school activities.

student taking photo
Student

Spotlight: Middle School Theme Week

Chandler Woods Charter Academy middle school students spent a week outside their normal classroom schedule for a chance to go beyond the books during the third-annual Michigan theme week. 
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