News & Updates

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”

Meet Our Area Superintendent

Meet Our Area Superintendent: Kurt Naber

September 20th, 2019

Meet our new area superintendent, Kurt Naber. He has come to Will Carleton Academy with an enthusiasm for the classical education model.  Kurt has lived a life of serving children in charter schools. He started his career teaching at a charter school in Big Rapids, Michigan in 2001. In his past 18 years in education, … Continue reading “Meet Our Area Superintendent: Kurt Naber”

Starting the School Year with Our Core Virtues

September 17th, 2019

We had our first Core Virtues Assembly today. The students showed lots of Respect and Responsibility as Mrs. Vogt read “My Teacher” by James Ransome to illustrate this month’s virtues. This is a school tradition we have kept for many years now, and we believe it is a great way to start the school year … Continue reading “Starting the School Year with Our Core Virtues”

Top SAT Scores in Michigan – MLive Report

September 17th, 2019

We were ranked one of the top 78 Michigan public schools with the best results on the SAT. We are so proud of the hard work and dedication all of our students put in every day to succeed in everything they do! Read the MLive article below for more details! https://expo.mlive.com/news/g66l-2019/09/9d256d1d4b310/the-78-michigan-public-high-schools-with-best-results-on-2019-sat.html?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=cb_bureau_detroit&fbclid=IwAR1WfcBOiZceTIJDz2J3bo758duM5GRBreaeVlOmu1yI4PRKhOcX8BL9tWg