Welcome to Vanguard Charter Academy - We Have Outperformed the District for 13 Years!
We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At Vanguard 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. As a result, our students thrive.Apply Today! Discover Our Difference
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Advanced Learning Program
We offer advanced learning opportunities for top-performing students who are ready to progress beyond grade level.
Learn More About Vanguard
Learn more about Vanguard Charter Academy! Hear from parents, teachers, and students, see inside our classrooms, and discover what makes our school special. We'd love to show your around. Schedule a tour today!Schedule a Tour
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. Vanguard 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 Vanguard Charter Academy, we're able to provide our students with a seamless Y5-12 educational experience. After graduating from Vanguard Charter Academy, they can transition to Grand River Preparatory High School, also a National Heritage Academies charter school. Grand River Prep offers advanced placement courses, dual enrollment opportunities, an Early College Program, college advisors, electives, clubs, sports, and so much more.Learn More About Grand River Prep
What Vanguard Charter Academy Parents Are Saying
"We love the environment and staff at Vanguard Charter Academy. We've been part of the Vanguard family for 8 years, and we have never encountered a staff member who isn't knowledgeable or friendly. Vanguard has a phenomenal team!"
- Vanguard Charter Academy Parent
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