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Specials & Extracurricular Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Walton Charter Academy, students can explore their interests, learn new skills, and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities. Learn more about what we offer below. 

Specials

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Music
PE
Technology
Visual Arts
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Electives

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Language ArtsScience
MathSocial Studies
MusicTechnology
PEVisual Arts
*Not all electives are available for all grades.
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In-School Programs

In addition to specials and electives, Walton Charter Academy also offers other in-school program activities such as: college visits, high school visits, peer mentoring, and Student Council.

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Technology

We offer one-to-one technology, with each student receiving their own Chromebook.

Athletics

Basketball

Basketball

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

5th - 8th Grade

Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Soccer

Soccer

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

5th - 8th Grade

Girls

Extracurricular Activities

K - 2nd Grade

Art Club
Girls on the Run
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3rd - 5th Grade

Art Club
Chess Club (4-5)
Girls on the Run
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6th - 8th Grade

Art Club
​Chess Club
Girls on the Run
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What Walton Charter Academy Parents Are Saying

"Walton Charter teachers and staff are amazing! They make sure the students are safe and getting the best education possible. Walton truly wants their students to succeed."

- Walton Charter Academy Parent


 

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Events

Walton Charter Academy hosts a variety of events each year. Some examples of events are:
  • At-Home Supports
  • Book Fair
  • Concerts
  • Family Empowerment Events
  • Parent Workshops (Reading & Math at Home Support)
  • PTO
  • Reading Spooktacular
  • School Carnival
  • Seasonal Dances
  • Talent Show
  • Weekly Parent Group

Field Trips

K - 2nd Grade

Cider Mill
Detroit Zoo
Flint Hands-On Museum
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3rd - 5th Grade

Camp Tamarack
Greenfield Village
Lansing
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6th - 8th Grade

Indian Springs Metro Park
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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