Welcome to Knapp Charter Academy - Outperforming the District for 13 Years!
We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At Knapp 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. Our students not only excel but thrive. A study done by Stanford University reveals that our students outperform their peers from surrounding schools by a remarkable 3.5 months each year.I'm Ready to Apply I Want to Learn More
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Cocoa with the Principal -
Join Principal Maddrick for a cup of cocoa. This is your chance to get an update on school news and have your questions answered. New families welcome. Tours. We look forward to seeing you!
Now Accepting Applications
Knapp Charter Academy is accepting applications for the 2024-25 year! Secure your child's seat today.
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Parent Portal gives parents quick and easy access to their child's information. Click below to learn more!
NHA Shines: Stanford Study Shows Our Students Surpass Their Peers by 3.5 Months Each Year
A recent Stanford study shows NHA partner-school students continue to outperform their traditional public school peers. They do so by gaining nearly three-and-a-half months of additional learning. NHA also earned the new “gap busters” designation for outstanding progress in eliminating learning disparities for minority and poverty students.Learn More About Stanford's Study
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. Knapp Charter Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in Michigan.Learn More About Charter Schools
At a Glance
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A Seamless Y5-12 Education
At Knapp Charter Academy, we're able to provide our students with a seamless Y5-12 educational experience. After graduating from Knapp, they can transition to Wellspring Preparatory High School, also a National Heritage Academies charter school. Wellspring Prep offers advanced placement courses, dual enrollment opportunities, an Early College Program, college advisors, electives, clubs, sports, and so much more.Learn More About Wellspring Prep
What Knapp Charter Academy Parents Are Saying
"My children are receiving a great education at Knapp while feeling safe and comfortable. We really love the up beat, happy-to-be-there energy from the principal, Mrs. Spears. It’s an awesome warm welcome to each day!"
- Knapp Charter Academy Parent
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