Welcome to South Arbor Charter Academy - Ranked the #4 Charter Elementary in the State!
South Arbor Charter Academy was ranked fourth on the Best Charter Elementary Schools in Michigan list, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2024 school rankings. We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At South Arbor 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.I'm Ready to Apply I Want to Learn More
Now Accepting Applications
South Arbor Charter Academy is accepting applications for the 2024-25 school year! Secure your child's seat today.
South Arbor Receives Top Ranking
South Arbor Charter Academy ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan!
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Parent Portal Help Page
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Advanced Learning Program
We offer advanced learning opportunities for top-performing students who are ready to progress beyond grade level.
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. South Arbor 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 South Arbor Charter Academy, we're able to provide our students with a seamless Y5-12 educational experience. After graduating from South Arbor, they can transition to Arbor Preparatory High School, also a National Heritage Academies charter school. Arbor Prep offers advanced placement courses, dual enrollment opportunities, an Early College Program, college advisors, electives, clubs, sports, and so much more.Learn More About Arbor Prep
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