AEA Misson Statement:

The mission of the Alternative  Educational Academy is to provide innovative and responsive educational experiences through non-traditional programs that effectively meet the needs of at-risk students. The Academy will enhance educational opportunities for students by developing programs based on students’ individual needs and circumstances.

AEA Vision Statement:

"Recognizing Unlimited Potential"


Alternative Educational Academy School Board

School Board Members:

President-Mark Berdan

Vice-President-Gail Hughey            

Secretary/Trasurer-Lisa Bolen         

Trustee-Trisha Ziegler         

Trustee-Michael Ehinger   

Board Meeting Information:

The Alternative Educational Academy Board will meet in regular session on the second Monday of each month at 9:00 a.m., unless otherwise specified. Board meetings are held at:

Michigan Works! Service Center

2389 South M-76
West Branch, MI 48661
Phone: (989) 345-1090