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Please contact the school office at 616-281-9339 for the most up-to-date information on our school learning model. Check out the Virtual Learning Hub for virtual learning support.

Meet Our Leadership Team

Dan Bartels

Dan Bartels

Principal

Kara Kelly

Kara Kelly

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade Dean

Kristin Vandeguchte

Kristin Vandeguchte

Interim 3rd - 5th Grade Dean

Ryan Winter

Ryan Winter

6th - 8th Grade Dean

Wendy Wells

Academic Intervention Coach

Meet Our School Board

Our School Board draws from the best local civic and community leaders. They volunteer their time and energy to ensure students at Excel Charter Academy receive the best education possible. For a schedule of Board meetings, minutes, and more information, visit the Board Documents page or contact us at 616-281-9339.

Dale Mowry

President

Mark Brieve

Vice-President

Jenny Gomez Cabrera

Treasurer

Ben Williams

Secretary

Aaron Brander

Director

Kris Mauren

Director

Kristy McWilliams

Director

Our Authorizer

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We are authorized by Grand Valley State University. They sponsor and monitor us to ensure we achieve academic results and uphold the promises made in our charter.

Learn About Our Authorizer