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Although Paragon Charter Academy is currently closed due to Covid-19, we are here to support your child’s academic success. Please connect with us via live chat or call 517-879-5153 to learn more about our school and how to apply for your child today.

At a Glance

Y5-8

Grades

678

Amazing Students

9

Character-building Monthly Virtues

1998

Year Opened
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Facts

Free and Reduced Lunch

Free and Reduced Lunch

We offer healthy, balanced meals to all students, including hot lunch each full school day. Our free and reduced program is available to families that qualify.

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After School Care

After School Care

We currently partner with Jackson YMCA to provide on-site after school care for our students.

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Transportation

Transportation

Busing is not provided, so parents are expected to provide the means for children to get to and from our school. Contact us if you would like to ask about parent carpooling.

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Dress Code

Dress Code

We have a dress code designed to reduce distractions so children can focus on academic success. Our dress code is flexible and cost effective.

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College Prep

National Heritage Academies (NHA) schools are committed to preparing all students for high school, college, and beyond. As a college prep school, our curriculum is designed to prepare students to attend a college of their choice and pursue their desired career.

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Student

Spotlight: Paragon Students Compete in First Lego League Tournament

Students from Paragon Charter Academy’s Robotics Club recently competed in First Lego League®, a global robotics competition, engaging in hands-on STEM experiences.
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Activities & More

In addition to our academics and moral focus, we support our students with a variety of extra programs.
We've highlighted a few below.

You can also download a complete list of what we offer.
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Sports

Basketball, Soccer, Cheerleading and Volleyball

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Music

Weekly music class (specials), Band, and Choir

Artist palette

Visual Arts

Weekly art class (specials)

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Clubs

National Junior Honor Society, Student Council Art (after school), Robotics, Spanish, German and Japanese (after school)

Diversity

ParagonState Average
Asian8%3%
Black or African American36%18%
Hispanic6%8%
White (non-hispanic)49%66%
Other1%5%