Area Charter Schools Host Open House Meetings | Events
Vanguard Charter Academy and Knapp Charter Academy, local tuition-free public charter schools managed by National Heritage Academies, will host open house meetings for prospective parents in the coming weeks.
Founded in 1996 and located at 1620 52nd St. SW in Wyoming, Vanguard Charter Academy will host an open house on Friday, April 20 at 12:30pm, while Knapp Charter Academy, which was founded in 19997 and is located at 1759 Leffingwell NE in Grand Rapids, is scheduled to hold its open house on Friday, April 20 at 9:00am. Both schools serve nearly 750 students in grades Young5 and K-8.
Staff members will be on hand at both schools to present information and the meetings will include an informal question and answer period.
National Heritage Academies (NHA) partners with community groups to build and operate K-8 tuition-free public charter schools. NHA partners with 71 schools in nine states serving more than 44,000 students. NHA schools are designed to eliminate the achievement gap and provide school choice to families while preparing children for success in high school, college, and beyond. During the last five years, NHA schools have ranked in the top 25% of U.S. schools of in academic growth. For more information about National Heritage Academies, visit www.nhaschools.com.
To RSVP for one of the meetings, please call Vanguard Charter Academy (www.vanguardcharteracademy.org) at (616) 538-3630 or Knapp Charter Academy (www.knappcharteracademy.org) at (616) 364-1100.