Making Waves Academy

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Making Waves Academy
Richmond, California, USA
Type Charter School
Established 2007
Grades 5–12
Number of students 700
Athletics Baseball, Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball
Mascot Marlins

Making Waves Academy is a charter school that is located in Richmond, California. Making Waves Academy has a middle school and high school. The Academy started in 2007.[1]

Middle School[edit]

Making Waves Academy first started in 2007 with 100 fifth graders. Every year there is a lottery where 100 students get to go in the school. Kids that do not make it go to a waiting list. Students need to start in 5th grade. There is approximately 400 students from 5th grade to 8th grade.[2]

Upper School[edit]

Making Waves Academy refers "Upper School" to high school. The Upper School currently serves 9th to 11th graders. By the school year 2014–15 there will be 9th to 12th graders. There will be approximately 400 students in the upper school in 2014–15. The Upper school started in 2011.[3]