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The Michigan Board of Education Awarded this badge to Will Carleton Academy for their Data Utilization in the 2021-2022 school year

Will Carleton Academy earned a MTSS Award 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…

A Message from Our Director

August 20, 2022
            Dear Will Carleton Academy Families, I hope this email finds you enjoying the last few days of summer. The faculty and staff have spent the last two days together building relationships and preparing for…
Web Graphic for Choice Schools Associates' 2022 Best and Brightest Award

Will Carleton Academy Wins 2022 Best and Brightest Award

July 22, 2022
Here at Will Carleton 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 and…

The Thrive Scholarship at Will Carleton Academy

June 7, 2022
We are close to wrapping up another incredible school year here at Will Carleton Academy, and for several of our students, that means many faces will be leaving our campus as high school graduates. We could not be prouder of…
5th Grade students and their families at WCA taking a trip to Mackinac Island

May’s Last Hoorah at Will Carleton Academy

May 31, 2022
The end of the school year is just a week away, and as our students and staff continue to finish strong, we wanted to highlight what has been a wonderful time for our community. As always at Will Carleton Academy,…
WCA Students took a trip to Lansing visiting the Michigan Supreme Court session.

A Look into April at Will Carleton Academy

April 25, 2022
April was yet another incredible month at Will Carleton Academy. As the end of the year approaches fast, our students continue to finish strong. Whether it was our Dads and Donuts event, Pizza Day or a trip to Lansing, there…
2 young students reading a book together on the library stairs.

5 Ways to Make Reading Month into a Reading Habit

March 30, 2022
March is Reading Month! That means encouraging our students to see reading as more than just class work. We set out to promote a love for books outside of school, and we couldn’t be prouder of what we’ve seen in…
Happy Board Appreciation Month!

Happy School Board Appreciation Month!

January 7, 2022
January not only marks the beginning of a new year, it also signifies a time to recognize and appreciate vital members of our school community! As we celebrate School Board Appreciation Month, now more than ever is a wonderful time…
Corey Murray

WCA Student is Second in the Nation to Pass CyberDefense Course

December 2, 2021
Ryan Saunders, a senior at Will Carleton Academy in Hillsdale, became the second student in the country to pass the TestOut course in Cyber Defense on Thursday the 7th. In an email to the Hillsdale Daily News, Saunders said, “This…
Giving Tuesday: Easy Ways to Give Back to your School Community

Giving Tuesday: Easy Ways to Give Back to your School Community

November 30, 2021
Parents, teachers, and students alike all love the holiday season. This time of year is a great way for everyone to reflect and be encouraged by the potential and talent of all our students!  As we commemorate this Giving Tuesday,…