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Specials & Extracurricular Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Metro Charter Academy, students can explore their interests, learn new skills, and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities. Learn more about what we offer below. 

Specials

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PE
Technology
Visual Arts
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Electives

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PE
Visual Arts

*Not all electives are available for all grades.
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In-School Programs

In addition to specials and electives, Metro Charter Academy also offers other in-school program activities such as: College Campus Tours, National Junior Honor Society, and Peer Mentoring.

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Technology

We offer one-to-one technology, with each student receiving their own Chromebook.

Athletics

Basketball

Basketball

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

5th - 8th Grade

Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Soccer

Soccer

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

5th - 8th Grade

Girls

Extracurricular Activities

K - 2nd Grade

Chess Club (2)
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3rd - 5th Grade

Chess Club
Robotics Club (4-5)
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6th - 8th Grade

Chess Club
Drama (7-8)
Robotics Club 
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What Metro Charter Academy Parents Are Saying

"I love the extracurricular activities that are offered at Metro. These really boost student engagement."

- Metro Charter Academy Parent

 

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Events

Metro Charter Academy hosts a variety of events each year. Some examples of events are:

  • Art Show
  • Book Fair
  • Concerts
  • Seasonal Dances
  • STEAM Night
  • Talent Show

Field Trips

K - 2nd Grade

Ann Arbor Hands on Museum
Cranbrook Science Center
Detroit Institute of Arts
Henry Ford Museum
Holocaust Museum
Mackinaw Trip
Nature Trips
Plays
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3rd - 5th Grade

Ann Arbor Hands on Museum
Cranbrook Science Center
​Detroit Institute of Arts
Henry Ford Museum
Holocaust Museum
Mackinaw Trip
Nature Trips
Plays
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6th - 8th Grade

8th Grade Trip
Ann Arbor Hands on Museum
Cranbrook Science Center
​Detroit Institute of Arts
Henry Ford Museum
Holocaust Museum
Mackinaw Trip
Nature Trips
Plays
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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