Lake Superior Academy







Grades: K – 5th
Authorizer: Bay Mills Community College
Year Established: 2015
Managed by Choice since: 2018
Latest Charter Renewal: 2015
Year of renewal: 2023
Area Superintendent: Ali DuBois

Lake Superior Academy is a tuition-free public school serving children in grades Kindergarten through fifth grade.

At Lake Superior Academy, you will find:

  • Multi-age classrooms
  • Low student to teacher ratios
  • Individualized curriculum
  • Hands-on learning experiences utilizing Montessori educational materials
  • Character building and peace education
  • State certified/Montessori trained teachers
  • Student uniform dress code
  • All day Kindergarten


The Montessori curriculum itself is a proven method of instruction designed for all types of learners, and has been an established model of education for over 100 years. Many parents around the world seek out Montessori education for their children because of its ability to create life-long learners who are confident, self-directed and well-respected. Lake Superior Academy brings together a true community of learners which embraces Maria Montessori’s teachings and her ideals of diversity, peace education and individualized learning. At Lake Superior Academy, we serve the Chippewa County community.

Contact: 8936 S. Mackinac Trail, Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783
Phone: 906-259-1168