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Amazing Students


Average Class Size


Character-building Monthly Virtues


Free and Reduced Lunch

Free and Reduced Lunch

Healthy, balanced meals are available to all students. We offer free and reduced programs for families that qualify. We offer hot lunch each full day of school. Full price lunch is $2.75. Reduced price lunch is $0.40.

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Before and After School Care

Before and After School Care

We offer quality before and after school programs through licensed child care companies which are owned and operated by Paramount staff.

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Paramount Charter Academy offers transportation within the greater Kalamazoo area. All Paramount scholars are eligible to receive bus services if they live within a defined area in the Kalamazoo community.

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Dress Code

Dress Code

The school has a dress code designed to reduce distractions so children can focus on academic success. This dress code is flexible and cost effective while encouraging student learning.

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students painting rocks

Spotlight: Students Build Moral Focus Garden

Middle school students at Paramount Charter Academy took an art lesson outside as they created a virtue garden. The rock garden, inspired by the school’s Moral Focus virtues, features positive and uplifting messages on rocks.
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Basketball hoop


Basketball, Cheerleading, Flag Football, and Volleyball

A Saxophone


Musical Fundamentals and Band

Chess Pieces


National Junior Honor Society, Student Council, and Girls on the Run


Paramount State Average
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2% 5%
Black 56% 14%
Hispanic 13% 14%
White (non-hispanic) 28% 65%

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Endeavor Charter Academy

380 N. Helmer Road
Springfield, MI 49037

18.7 Miles away from Paramount Charter Academy


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The Kalamazoo Promise®

THE KALAMAZOO PROMISE® is a registered trademark of Kalamazoo Public Schools. Paramount Charter Academy and National Heritage Academies are not sponsored or endorsed by, or affiliated with, Kalamazoo Public Schools. See for complete information regarding program eligibility and benefits.