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3 Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season at New Branches Charter Academy

November 12, 2022
Happy Winter everyone! We are excited to see bright-eyed students line the halls again before we all head off for Winter Break. The holidays are a time for giving, and in honor of this month’s theme of gratitude and giving…
Ember Reichgott Junge tours the halls of New Branches Charter Academy with our proud Vice Principal

Author of Nation’s First Charter Schools Law Visits New Branches Charter Academy

October 14, 2022
Ember Reichgott Junge, a former Minnesota state senator, and sponsor of the nation’s first charter schools law, visited New Branches Charter Academy today. She was in town to celebrate the 30-year anniversary of the charter school law. New Branches has…
MiMTSS Badge awarded to New Branches Charter Academy for Implementation and Impact on School Behavior

New Branches Charter Academy Earned MTSS Awards for the 2021-2022 School Year

September 21, 2022
A Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) is a framework that schools across the state participate in, and consists of research-based strategies created to meet the specific needs of children. The goal is to assess and intervene with students early-on so…
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Nonprofit No Kid Hungry Awards Grant to New Branches Charter Academy

August 5, 2022
No Kid Hungry, a national campaign run by nonprofit Share Our Strength, has announced a grant of over $70,000 to five schools in the state of Michigan, including New Branches Charter Academy. We at the school are so grateful for…
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New Branches Charter Academy Wins 2022 Best and Brightest Award

July 22, 2022
Here at New Branches Charter Academy, we are enjoying what has been an incredible summer as we prepare for the next school year. Between summer camps, summer school and open houses, we’ve thoroughly enjoyed seeing our families!  We are excited…
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Explaining our PBIS Program at New Branches Charter Academy

June 26, 2022
At New Branches Charter Academy, our mission is to provide a positive learning environment where our children learn to become healthy and responsible citizens. It is something that we strive for every school year, and is something that every member…
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Celebrating National Charter School Week at New Branches Charter Academy

May 13, 2022
This National Charter School Week, we are honored to celebrate the staff and families at our school for the work they do to serve every child. We set out to not only support our students in fulfilling their callings, but…

An Author in Our Midst at New Branches Charter Academy

March 29, 2022
We have an author in our midst! To close out March’s Reading Month, Tiffany Gumpert, Reading Interventionist here at New Branches Charter Academy, shares with us the journey to writing her children’s book, I Love You Wherever You Are. Check…
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How New Branches Joins Environmental Education with Diversity & Equity

February 24, 2022
Here at New Branches, we are proud to be among staff who not only take pride in their work but go above and beyond to make a difference in our community. Tari Macias, our Student Advocate, has empowered the students…

Visit from Dr. Ben Carson

February 10, 2022
This week, we had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Ben Carson, former pediatric neurosurgeon and professor at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Carson, a Michigan native, spoke to our students about his early life, education and careers, and the…