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Beating The Summer Slide

June 15, 2024
June means the start of a full and lively summer at New Branches Charter Academy. In anticipation of this time of rest and exploration, we also recognize the importance of keeping students engaged during the months away from school. Learning…
Fifth-Graders Present at Groundswell Stewardship Initiative Student Project Showcase

Fifth-Graders Present at Groundswell Stewardship Initiative Student Project Showcase

May 24, 2024
On May 15, a team of our fifth grade students and Mrs. Hasenbank represented New Branches Charter Academy at the Groundswell Stewardship Initiative Student Project Showcase. The event was held at Grand Valley State University’s Downtown Pew Campus. Here New…

New Branches Charter Academy is an Emerald School!

March 15, 2024
New Branches Charter Academy is proud to announce that we have been awarded the Emerald School Award from Michigan Green Schools Initiative! As an environmentally-focused school, this an exciting announcement commending us for environmental efforts ranging from recycling, energy conservation,…
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February Celebrations at New Branches Charter Academy

February 24, 2024
We have had a busy and fun February at New Branches Charter Academy! We celebrated our 100th day of school with our students, received a visit from a local orthodontist group to give a lesson on proper oral hygiene and…

New Branches Charter Academy Celebrates Board Appreciation Month

January 31, 2024
January marks the start of a new year and a new semester at New Branches Charter Academy, and it also signifies a time to recognize and appreciate vital members of our school community! As we celebrate School Board Appreciation Month,…

Taking a “Brain Break” This Winter with New Branches Charter Academy

December 18, 2023
Winter Break is finally upon us at New Branches Charter Academy! As our students head home for the holidays, we couldn’t be more excited to see family and friends, relax and prepare for the last half of what has been an…

Thankfulness this November at New Branches Charter Academy

November 27, 2023
We at New Branches Charter Academy are in the holiday spirit this November, and have been hard at work this month to show how thankful we are for each one of our school communities. Join members of our office through…

Principal Appreciation Month at New Branches Charter Academy

October 25, 2023
October is Principal Appreciation Month and at (School) we couldn’t be more excited to highlight our hardworking and dedicated administration for all that they do. We take pride in providing both a unique and wholesome education, and that starts with…

The Annual Great Apple Crunch at New Branches Charter Academy

October 17, 2023
New Branches Charter Academy joined schools, early care centers, and other organizations across Michigan in the annual Great Apple Crunch this year. We celebrated National Farm to School Month and local farmers by crunching into Michigan apples together! This collective…
New Branches Charter Academy was awarded two MTSS recognition awards

New Branches Charter Academy was Awarded Two MTSS Recognition Awards

October 11, 2023
New Branches Charter Academy has been awarded both the Data Utilization and Implementation & Impact Recognition Awards for the 2022-23 school year!    The Michigan Department of Education has developed a process for identifying schools that demonstrate progress related to…