About Us

The designation of School of Excellence by the State of Michigan for Oakland and Arbor Academies provided the opportunity to start Forest Academy in 2011 and Evergreen Academy in 2012.

Each academy is a free public school offering choice, challenge and success for every child.

  • Open to all Michigan residents
  • 10:1 Student/Teacher ratio
  • Small class sizes…20 maximum
  • Voluntary enrollment…makes the school accountable
  • Weekly preview of objectives to be taught sent home each Monday
  • Weekly Student Progress Report sent home on Friday
  • Managed by Foundation for Behavioral Resources
  • Authorized by Grand Valley State University

FREE PUBLIC EDUCATION WHERE 20 STUDENTS + 2 TEACHERS = 1 AMAZING CLASS!