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Programs & Activities

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

Activities and Clubs

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
Activities and Clubs

Activities and Clubs: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

Art Club

Designed for our young artists, this after school club is a place for boys and girls of artistic interest to hone their skills, develop techniques, and work with each other on group projects.

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 which creatively integrates running. The program runs for 10 weeks in the spring.

Drama Club

Boys and girls learn about acting, play production, and stage work in preparation for a live performance. We offer members of this club an introduction to theory and practice of theatre arts while developing poise, social skills, and confidence.

Art Club

Designed for our young artists, this after school club is a place for boys and girls of artistic interest to hone their skills, develop techniques, and work with each other on group projects.

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Band

This rich program gives students the opportunity to express themselves through music and teamwork. Students in band experience a variety of lessons in wind, brass and percussion instruments.

Choir

Our choir program is a great way for children to expand their musical experiences through choral singing, vocal exercises and techniques, learning musical terms, and exposure to interesting music.

Drama Club

Boys and girls learn about acting, play production, and stage work in preparation for a live performance. We offer members of this club an introduction to theory and practice of theatre arts while developing poise, social skills, and confidence.

National Junior Honor Society

NJHS serves to recognize outstanding middle school students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, character, and citizenship.

Student Council

Open to multiple grade levels, the student council helps to organize community service projects, arrange school-wide activities, and seeks to build school pride through representing the voice of our students.

Safety Patrol

Scholars in this program practice good leadership and safety measures by assisting with arrival, dismissal, and special school events.

Michigan Youth in Government

Students have an opportunity to participate in a model state legislature during a three-day conference in Lansing, Mich.

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

Flag Football

Flag Football

Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

6th - 8th Grade

Students working on art project

Art Club

We believe that the art class enriches the lives of our students through creative exploration. Art has proven to improve students' academic performance, focus, and collaboration.

Student working on computer

Technology

At Fortis, we embrace the use of technology within the classroom as well as in the computer lab. Our scholars may also use approved tablets to practice a variety of skills during workshops.

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