Planting seeds in young minds: Ms. Erica Peterson – Bradford Academy Teacher

Ms. Erica Peterson is a second-generation educator, who drew significant inspiration from her father’s teaching and coaching career. As Bradford Academy’s AP Psychology, Psychology, AP US History, and US History teacher, she finds her passion in helping students reach their…

Two of Choice Schools’ Leaders Named Top 5 Administrators by Michigan Association of Public School Academies

  We are proud to announce that two of our school administrators, Kerri Barrett and Ali DuBois, have been named finalists for the 2019 Michigan’s Charter School Administrator of the Year Award! From nearly 600 total nominations and 200…

Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life: Holly Orians

The quote “if you do what you love, you’ll never work a day in your life” summarizes the passion and commitment Holly Orians has for the environmental education program at West Michigan Academy of Environmental Science. Holly Orians has been…

Creative Montessori Academy: Learning Through Community Service

Creative Montessori Academy: Learning Through Community Service “Actions speak louder than words,” said Sandra Parker, a teacher and program advisor at Creative Montessori Academy. “The students at Creative Montessori Academy are not only learning about community projects, but they are…

Creative Montessori Academy Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Creative Montessori Academy opens new expansion Creative Montessori Academy celebrated the much-anticipated new building expansion with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, January 19. The 5,500 square foot addition includes a designated space for band, music, art and Spanish along…