2017 Michigan Charter School Award Winners

Administrator & Teacher of the Year

A principal from Detroit and an elementary school teacher from Livingston County received their awards during surprise presentations at their schools on Monday, May 1, 2017.

These awards are among the most prestigious that a charter school educator in Michigan can receive. There are 300 charter schools in Michigan, with more than 10,000 teachers and 1,500 administrators. Just over 10 percent of all children in Michigan attend a charter school. In addition to Patterson and Hyska, the other finalists were:

Teacher finalists of the year:

Administrator finalists of the year: