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Lake Superior Academy was Recently Reauthorized for 8 Years

Bay Mills currently authorizes 43 academies throughout Michigan, providing a quality education for approximately 19,000 students. They’ve authorized Lake Superior Academy from its beginnings in 2016, and have recently provided notice that they are approving an 8 year re-authorization! Bay…
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Celebrating the First Day of School Around the World

The first day of school is upon us at Lake Superior Academy, and we are thrilled to begin yet another year in our school community. We have our own traditions for the first day at LSA, but we wanted to…
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A Message from our Head of School

          Dear LSA Family, Happy summer! We’ve made it through another year, and what a year it has been! Through memories and hardships both in our community and in the world, we are seeing now more…

Five Ways to Keep Students Thinking this Summer

June marks the end of another amazing year at Lake Superior Academy. To the students and families who have completed their journey with us, we cannot be more proud of their accomplishments, and wish them the absolute best moving forward.…
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Lake Superior Academy Wins 2022 Best and Brightest Award

Here at Lake Superior 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…
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Lake Superior Academy and Our Little Leaf Nature Trail

At Lake Superior Academy, nature is a part of our everyday curriculum. Students walk through the doors ready to explore the world, and for us, that starts in our very own backyard! In collaboration with the Little Traverse Conservancy, more…
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The Value of Re-enrolling Early This Year

We are a tuition-free, public charter school open to all students. That means that every child in our community has the same access to a robust and unique educational experience with us. Due to our enrollment trends and current interest,…
Happy Board Appreciation Month!

Happy Board Appreciation Month!

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…
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Lake Superior Academy Students Win Holiday Card Contest

With the holiday season well underway, we at Lake Superior Academy are excited to announce that 6 of our students won Bay Mills Community College’s Holiday Card Competition.    Bay Mills Community College has been authorizing schools since the year…
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Winter Survival Skills with The Little Traverse Conservancy

The Little Traverse Conservancy visited us earlier this month to share a Winter Survival Skills course! Ms. Amy’s 3-5th grade class had an absolute blast exploring and learning even more about their outdoor surroundings. The following days they took all…