Welcome to Countryside Academy Tuition Free K-12 Public School
Countryside Academy is a tuition-free, K - 12 public school serving approximately 650 students and their families in Southwest Michigan. We are located in Berrien County, three miles from Benton Harbor on a 98 acre site with a greenhouse, woods, ponds, stream and gardens. Countryside Academy's Early Learning Center at Millburg for grades Kindergarten - 2nd sits on 8 acres. We utilize FARE (Food, Agriculture, Renewable Resources, and Environment) activities throughout the district.

"We will inspire students academically and socially to become productive citizens by providing a high-quality educational experience utilizing FARE based activities."

Countryside Academy is a Promise Zone High School and a community partner with many organizations, including the The Boys and Girls Club of America and Benton Harbor Sunrise Rotary

Watch a clip about life at Countryside Academy on our District Facebook Page! Welcome to Countryside Academy!

  • Meadowbrook Campus
  • Millburg Campus
Hours of Operation
  • Elementary Office Hours 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Elementary Start/Dismissal Times 8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Jr. and Sr. High Office Hours 7:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Jr. and Sr. High Start/Dismissal Times 7:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.




Annual Education Report
2015 Annual Education Report (AER) District
2015 Annual Education Report (AER) Elementary
2015 Annual Education Report (AER) Middle/High School

School Improvement Plan (SIP)
                District                         High School/Jr. High                      Elementary

TreeRing Green Yearbook School