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K-8
Public charter
Canton, MI
Students enrolled: 797
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

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3085 South Canton Center Road
Canton, MI 48188

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(734) 398-5658
(734) 547-3077
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October 21, 2014
This school is very strict and the staff writes up students for every thing they do. They are kids. Charter schools are not everything that it is advertised to be. Students that should be in special education are put in the regular population. Students are pulled along even if they don't understand. The school does a great job at teaching the MEAP test itself. Also the staff had a 60 percent turn around in the middle of the school year. They've had 3 different principals in 3 years.

- submitted by a parent
October 13, 2014
Excellent school,,,teachers are very hardworking and helpful with my kids,,,my kids love this school ,,

- submitted by a parent
September 02, 2014
This school is amazing. My son started at this school last year and was almost 3 years behind. In one year the staff was able to help catch him up. These teachers are dedicated to their students excelling. I would recommend the school to any parent out there. We had tried a couple if schools/ districts before going here. My son loves his teachers and loved the school atmosphere. It seems as though all the students respect one another.

- submitted by a parent
June 22, 2014
Attending South Canton Scholars Charter Academy is like receiving a private school education for free. The curriculum is challenging, but the school recognize the strengths and weaknesses in your child and work to strengthen the weaknesses. If your child have mastered a particular subject they are given advanced work. I have three children attending SCS and I'm very pleased. I'm also grateful that parents are welcomed anytime.

- submitted by a parent
March 23, 2014
My son has been here for 3 years (since opening.) They've gotten better with each year. My son had issues with bullying at a prior school. My son feels safe to protected and has said "they don't allow bullying here." The teachers in 6th grade ARE STELLAR!!! They've been amazing and helpful when some issues have come up for our son. Academically he does great, he gets good grades in class good test scores in MAP & MEAP. I think regardless to the school my son would do well academically. The love and care he recieves is what makes the difference for us. There are great after school programs too like language classes, roborics, art classes etc. Thanks SCS!

- submitted by a parent
February 24, 2014
Worst school around. Administration is too scared to do anything about discipline or real issues because they are too concerned about how parents will react. Parents run the show and they are running it into the ground. AVOID AT ALL COST.

- submitted by a parent
September 26, 2013
If your child is not highly motivated to be successful in his or her educational persuits, your child will not be happy at this school. This schools expectations are way above the bar, and will be a challenge for students and parents. Its a newer school with energetic young teachers, MEAP scores have improved each year with only two years with the current students in the system. Expect similar scores to Canton Acheive, and Canton charter Academy within the next few years after students become accustom to higher standards.

- submitted by a parent
July 08, 2013
Love the school, really pushes kids to learn beyond the public schools. They are strict which is nice. They take pride in the United States and that is a nice change from public schools who dont even allow the flag. Only downside is the social side. Not much for outside activites. I know that is not the most important thing but for kids, it matters. The education really is wonderful. Teachers care and are responsive. They really push parents to be involved, also good. I would suggest the school to anyone!

- submitted by a parent
June 18, 2013
Best school ever!!!!!!!!!!! My friends and teachers are awesome!!!! Academics are great and school field trips!!

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South Canton Scholars Charter Academy
3085 South Canton Center Road, Canton, MI  48188
(734) 398-5658
Last modified South Canton Scholars Charter Academy is a Charter school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
South Canton Scholars Charter Academy Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top