This months' Bay Mills' featured school is Madison Academy in Burton, Michigan. Madison Academy is a tuition-free public school that opened its doors to the Flint community in the fall of 2004. Since then, it has been admirably serving students ranging from kindergarten to twelfth grade.
Madison Academy prides itself on helping every child expand his or her knowledge in safe, nurturing classrooms. They also teach all their students to have high expectations for themselves, always. Madison currently has 223 students enrolled and 12 full time teachers. They also have an impressive graduation rate of 87%.
While Madison Academy encourages student success in the classroom, they also encourage it outside of the classroom by offering a wide variety of clubs and sports. One of the most noticeable clubs at Madison is their robotics team. In October, Madison's robotics team competed with 4,000 other teams from across the globe in the World Competition of Robotics. The team ultimately finished 15th in their division and they are already preparing for next year's competition.
Members of the robotics team with their robot "Luigi"
At Madison Academy, they believe that EVERY child is a success story. Madison full-heartedly believes students should be treated as unique individuals. Their beautiful campus provides a setting where students can grow academically and socially. They also have high academic standards and a positive climate and culture for their students.
staff members are supportive and caring and treat students and parents as part of the "Family" at Madison Academy. This is truly a school that recognizes the potential of their students. Keep up the good work Madison Academy! Your commitment to your students and their education is encouraging!
The Madison Academy Board of Directors is currently accepting applications from individuals interested in serving on the Board. Interested parties should send a resume and letter of interest either by mail to 6170 Torrey Rd. Flint, MI 48507 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.