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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At South Canton Scholars Charter Academy, children can explore their interests, learn new skills and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities.

Activities and Clubs

Young 5s - 2nd Grade
Activities and Clubs

STEM

STEM integrates four specific disciplines - science, technology, engineering, and mathematics - into a cohesive program based on real-world applications. This blended learning environment shows kids how the scientific method can be applied to everyday life.

Community Service

Moral focus virtues are practiced beyond the classroom! Children participating in service projects model compassion and courage by working to meet local needs.

Art Club

Designed for our young artists, this after school club is a place for boys and girls of artistic interest to hone their skills, develop techniques, and work with each other on group projects.

Bricks 4 Kidz

Bricks 4 Kidz® after-school classes build on the universal popularity of LEGO® Bricks to deliver high quality, educational play. Every class is a fun, enriching experience for your child, using the classic bricks loved by generations of children.

Green Team

The Green Team is an interactive educational program that empowers students and teachers to help the environment through waste reduction, reuse, recycling and composting.

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Girls on the Run

We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. The program runs for 10 weeks in the spring.

Drama Club

Boys and girls learn about acting, play production, and stage work in preparation for a live performance. We offer members of this club an introduction to theory and practice of theatre arts while developing poise, social skills, and confidence.

STEM

STEM integrates four specific disciplines - science, technology, engineering, and mathematics - into a cohesive program based on real-world applications. This blended learning environment shows kids how the scientific method can be applied to everyday life.

Community Service

Moral focus virtues are practiced beyond the classroom! Children participating in service projects model compassion and courage by working to meet local needs.

Art Club

Designed for our young artists, this after school club is a place for boys and girls of artistic interest to hone their skills, develop techniques, and work with each other on group projects.

Chess Club

Chess is a great way to increase kids’ focus, critical thinking skills as well as problem solving. Players demonstrate sportsmanship and use logic and planning in this friendly, competitive club.

Bricks 4 Kidz

Bricks 4 Kidz® after-school classes build on the universal popularity of LEGO® Bricks to deliver high quality, educational play. Every class is a fun, enriching experience for your child, using the classic bricks loved by generations of children.

Green Team

The Green Team is an interactive educational program that empowers students and teachers to help the environment through waste reduction, reuse, recycling and composting.

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Band

This rich program gives students the opportunity to express themselves through music and teamwork. Students in band experience a variety of lessons in wind, brass and percussion instruments.

Choir

Our choir program is a great way for children to expand their musical experiences through choral singing, vocal exercises and techniques, learning musical terms, and exposure to interesting music.

Drama Club

Boys and girls learn about acting, play production, and stage work in preparation for a live performance. We offer members of this club an introduction to theory and practice of theatre arts while developing poise, social skills, and confidence.

Spanish

English-speaking students learn to speak Spanish through a variety of age-appropriate language activities and practice lessons, including conversational Spanish.

National Junior Honor Society

NJHS serves to recognize outstanding middle school students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, character, and citizenship.

Chess Club

Chess is a great way to increase kids’ focus, critical thinking skills as well as problem solving. Players demonstrate sportsmanship and use logic and planning in this friendly, competitive club.

Bricks 4 Kidz

Bricks 4 Kidz® after-school classes build on the universal popularity of LEGO® Bricks to deliver high quality, educational play. Every class is a fun, enriching experience for your child, using the classic bricks loved by generations of children.

Green Team

The Green Team is an interactive educational program that empowers students and teachers to help the environment through waste reduction, reuse, recycling and composting.

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Soccer

Soccer

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

Tae Kwon Do

Tae Kwon Do

Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Students playing the clarinet

Band

This rich program for 3rd-8th grade gives students the opportunity to express themselves through music and teamwork. Scholars in band experience a variety of lessons in wind, brass and percussion instruments.

Students working on art project

S.T.E.A.M.

We believe that connecting students to science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics is just the tip of the iceberg to encourage critical thinking and multi-discipline innovation.

Teachers Win GVSU Competition
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Spotlight: Teachers Win GVSU Competition

South Canton Scholars Charter Academy placed first beating out nearly 70 other charter schools at a competition held at Grand Valley State University’s Learning Network on March 18.
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South Canton Teachers Earn First Place in GVSU Competition