Empowering students through excellence in education.

Our Mission

The mission of the Muskegon Heights Public School Academy System is to produce informed, responsible, productive citizens who will be lifelong learners and successful contributors of society. We willaccomplish this mission in cooperation with parents and the community by providing a dedicated staff and a diverse and
challenging curriculum
within a clean, safe, and caring environment.

Our Core Values are:

P.R.I.D.E.- Perseverance, Respect, Integrity, Dedication and Excellence!


Strategic Plan

Goal areas in the Strategic Plan are:

  1. Rigorous Learning
  2. Tiger Pride
  3. Leadership
  4. Community Partnership
  5. Systems

Investing in our students is a priority at Muskegon Heights! 


We are diligent in providing our classrooms with the best materials to meet the needs of the students. 

We use ReadyGen (K-6th grade) and MyPerspectives as our Core English Language Arts curriculum.  These programs have a fantastic rating with EdReport, check them out here: ReadyGen report MyPerspectives Report.  These reports confirm these programs are of the highest quality, aligned with Michigan State Standards, provide for rigorous learning and support teachers to become effective experts.  

For Mathematics instuction we use the EngageNY/Eureka Math Program.  The program is rigorous, teachs students to solve real world problems and communicate their thinking.  For a very thorough review of the program read this report for K-8 and this report for 9-12.