Up close and purposeful.microCADEMY is a new concept in education that brings back the intimate setting of a one-room schoolhouse in the form of a micro school. Just 20 students per classroom with a total of three rooms.
- Individualized Support
- Limited Seats
- Grouped by Grade Level
- Onsite Master Teacher
- Online Instruction by PrepNet Virtual Academy
We're located at 3846 52nd St. SE, Kentwood, MI 49512
What is a Micro School?
“Micro school” is a broad term that has been used to describe everything from small neighborhood schools to student supervision provided during periods of remote learning. But we’re opening a school that will provide instruction, interaction, and socialization with the best elements of in-person and virtual learning combined. Click "Continue Reading" below to learn more!Continue Reading
How to Apply
Read through our FAQ's below to learn how to apply to microCADEMY. If you need help, call us at 616-888-6883 and we'd be happy to help you through the application process.
How do I apply to microCADEMY?Fill out an application for PrepNet Virtual Academy. If you reside in zip codes 49512, 49508, or 49548, you will receive a phone call from us. If you don't reside within these zip codes and you're interested in attending microCADEMY, call 616-888-6883. We can answer any questions you have!
Who can apply?As a public school, we invite applications from all children who reside within zip codes mentioned above, and who meet age requirements. For specific questions on the school's age requirements, please call our school directly.
What happens after I submit my application?If accepted, we will send you a package containing forms that will need to be completed by a certain date, as well as a link to create a Parent Portal account. All forms can be completed or uploaded online via the Parent Portal. Click here to learn more about what to expect after submitting an application.
microCADEMY in the News
Melissa VanKlompenburg, principal at PrepNet Virtual Academy (PVA), recently went on eightWest to discuss the opening of microCADEMY and what it means for the communtity.See the Full Story