School News (page 8)

Mentoring for change: Bowtie Boys and Sister2Sister programs are thriving at Benton Harbor Charter School Academy

March 1, 2019
Shouts, praises, and laughter permeate in Benton Harbor Charter School Academy on Fridays. Why? On Fridays, a select group of students participates in new, innovative mentoring programs aimed at developing community in the school. These groups are called BowTie Boys…

Breakfast with Santa

December 23, 2018
We had so much fun at our breakfast with Santa! Thanks to everyone who was able to come join in on the celebrating. To check out more photos head over to our Facebook page!

We Received the Early Literacy Grant

December 22, 2018
Our school received the Early Literacy Grant!! This will help provide us with classroom materials, books and professional development tools.

Student Spotlight – Devonte Jones

December 21, 2018
Today in 5th grade, each student described what they would do if they were rich. While most of them said they would buy fancy clothes and cars, Devonte Jones said he would help give money to families in need, and…

Kindergarten Caroling

December 20, 2018
  To spread holiday cheer our kindergartners went around from class to class singing carols! They had a blast, and brightened everyone’s day.

Congrats to the Boys Basketball Team!

December 17, 2018
Our boys basketball team pulled in another win last week against New Buffalo! Click here to see more about the game.

Volunteers at Winter Wonderland Christmas Store

December 7, 2018
Come check out some of our volunteers giving back during the holiday season! Click here to read more about their story.

Andrews University Mentors

November 28, 2018
  Today was an exciting day at BHCSA! Mentors from Andrews University came in and met with their mentees; some of our 4th, 5th, and middle schoolers. Also, the Benton Harbor Boys & Girls Club came in to host a…

Literacy Grant Recipients

November 26, 2018
CONGRATULATIONS TO LITERACY GRANT RECIPIENTS Great news! All schools within the Choice network have been awarded the Early Literacy Grant! ​​​​​​​A huge thank you goes out to all of the Literacy Coaches and Carrie Paddock for their hard work to…

We Are Thankful!

November 20, 2018
#WeAreThankful “I am thankful for Ms. Zictermann. She has gone above and beyond to help my granddaughter with her math.” Click here to read more BHCSA comments.