News & Updates

Way to go our state index score was just released 84.92

Hard work shows in our State Index Score

January 10th, 2020

We are so proud of our students and staff! Index scores that are created by the State of Michigan measure public school performance in six key areas—student growth, student proficiency, school quality/student success, graduation rate, English learner progress, and assessment participation. Schools receive credit in each area based on the state targets and an overall … Continue reading “Hard work shows in our State Index Score”

Carla Stewart

Staff Spotlight: Carla Stewart

December 12th, 2019

  Carla Stewart plays a vital role in Will Carleton Academy’s daily success. Her title may be Administrative Assistant and Testing Coordinator, but her work plays a huge role in achieving Will Carleton Academy’s goals. You can often find her behind the scenes completing tasks and ensuring all details are completed so that the Will … Continue reading “Staff Spotlight: Carla Stewart”

Gabe Gadwood

Student Athlete Spotlight: Gabe Gadwood

December 12th, 2019

As the sole student on Will Carleton Academy’s cross country team, eleventh grader Gabe Gadwood makes it look easy. He finished 18th in the Division 4 cross country state meet and obtained his PR (personal record) with a 18:40.98 finishing time.  He worked hard this season and shaved off 1:40 seconds from his first race … Continue reading “Student Athlete Spotlight: Gabe Gadwood”

Principal appreciation post for Colleen

At Will Carleton Academy the wonder and joy of learning are contagious.

October 29th, 2019

  When you step into Will Carleton Academy, Colleen Vogt will probably be one of the first people you meet. Within minutes of talking to her, you will find that Colleen is passionate and committed to WCA and its community. Over the past 22 years, she has built a tight-knit family within the walls of … Continue reading “At Will Carleton Academy the wonder and joy of learning are contagious.”

59th for SAT Scores

We Are in the Top 78 Michigan Public Schools for SAT Scores

September 23rd, 2019

The Michigan Department of Education announced its top-performing schools based on SAT scores in 2019. Will Carleton Academy ranked 59th on the list of best SAT scores in Michigan. They were the only public high school in Hillsdale County to exceed the state average, which was 985. Based on the 10 juniors who took the … Continue reading “We Are in the Top 78 Michigan Public Schools for SAT Scores”