From Kindergarten Through 12th Grade 

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2018-2019 School of the Year Award

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32 Highly Qualified Teachers

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About
Uplift Michigan
Online School

Are you or your child facing challenges at school? Are you wondering if there is another option out there besides the traditional school setting?

Our mission is to create future leaders passionate about making a positive contribution to their local and global communities.

Why Choose Uplift?

TECHNOLOGY
DRIVEN

We provide a rich, rigor-filled, technology focused, tuition-free public education with online curriculum content and classes– all day, every day 24-7.

REAL
TEACHER-LED

Uplift Michigan Online School is teacher led, teacher driven and student focused.

WORLD-CLASS
CURRICULUM

Uplift Michigan Online School utilizes the world-class curriculum and learning management system developed by Accelerate Education.

relationship
is the key

Uplift Michigan Online School provides every student and family with a Relationship Manager that works to support your students academic but also social and emotional needs as well.

workshops and
conferences

Uplift Michigan Online School teachers understand the unique and diverse needs of students. They participate in and lead regular Professional Development workshops and conferences.

student
centered

Uplift Michigan Online School is student centered. This means your child will always be treated with kindness, respect and compassion.

we love
diversity

Uplift Michigan Online School understands students come to virtual education for a variety of reasons. Our student population is very diverse. At UMA we welcome and explore that diversity through virtual interest clubs.

one on one
and mentoring

Uplift Michigan Online School supports students with one on one support and mentoring, and highly qualified teachers vested in their personal success.

TUITION-FREE
sCHOOL

Our cyber program is tuition-free and aligned with Michigan’s educational standards.

About Us

The Uplift Passionate Team

We pride ourselves in creating a family atmosphere, caring for a child both academically and as an individual. We provide a rigorous curriculum along with small class sizes and teachers who go above and beyond daily for their students.

Our Mission

The mission of Uplift Michigan Online School is to create future leaders passionate about making
a positive contribution to their local and global communities.

Uplift Michigan Online School will provide an exciting educational opportunity for all grade levels,
offering programs that work to create future leaders who are passionate about making change and positive contributions in their local and broader communities.

Our Transparency

Public information

Please visit our transparency portal and public data and check our ratings and achieviments.

Enrollment Eligibility

Per MCL Section 388.1606 (4) (l) Uplift Michigan Online School can only enroll students who shall be less than 20 years of age on September 1 of the school year or who are less than 26 years of age as of September 1 of the current school year AND have a valid/active IEP.

245
AMAZING STUDENTS BEEING EMPOWERED EVERYDAY
35
Highly Qualified
Teachers
100 %
NWEA
Completion
95 %
Michigan State Testing Completion

Uplift Board
Members

Welcome to the Uplift Michigan Online School Board of Director’s home page. We are the governing body of Uplift Michigan Academy, a virtual charter school . To learn more about our school, please visit our homepage.

Jeff Bell

Board President

Dr. Brian Wood

Board Vice President

Travis Gostinger

CEO

Mary Harwood

Board Secretary

Wayne Coleman

Board Member

Denise Kisch

Board Treasurer

ONE SCHOOL FOR ALL

Welcome to Our School

Uplift Michigan Online School is a tuition-free online public school for students in grades K-12 who reside in any county in Michigan. Our personalized approach, online content and support allow increased flexibility for the demands of today’s students.

Using technology, we link teachers, courses, and students so we can tailor learning to your child’s needs, talents, interests, and learning style.

Our program offers everything your child needs to earn a high school diploma while preparing for college or a rewarding career:

> No cost to you!
> Access to curriculum anytime, anywhere
> Mentor support for every child
> Easy-to-use technology
> Support services including a mentor, counselor and teacher
> Families who reside in Michigan may apply!

Enroll Today

Meet the Teachers

Learn About the Academics

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NEED HELP WITH ENROLLMENT? CALL 313-335-3218 
We look forward to hearing from you.