Accredited Private School, Grades 6-12
Enroll for SY 2019-20 | CELEBRATING 20 YEARS!

Ann Arbor, MI Private School

Brightmont Academy, One-to-One Private Education

Take advantage of the one-to-one instruction that works. Our unique educational approach is based on 19 years of experience helping students in grades 6-12 succeed academically. At Brightmont Academy, we identify and support the needs of each student, whether they struggle with depression and/or anxiety, learning disabilities, health issues or other special needs.

Brightmont’s educational model is mastery-based, empowering students to actively engage in their studies at their own pace while being challenged and supported throughout the learning process. We offer a range of programs throughout the year including full-time school, individual courses, tutoring, and skill-building programs. We offer open enrollment so you can start right away.

Contact us to find out more about Brightmont Academy. Our Campus Director Annie Buchtrup looks forward to working together with you to develop a customized learning plan to best support your child’s specific academic needs.

Campus Visit

Learn how one-to-one instruction helps students meet their full academic potential. Take a tour of our campus, meet Campus Director Annie Buchtrup, and see one-to-one instruction in action. Contact us for a free consultation.

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Brightmont Featured on the Radio

We were recently featured on The Lucy Ann Lance Radio Show! Listen to Campus Director Annie talk about how Brightmont is helping students at our Ann Arbor campus.

Campus Highlights

Student Athletes

We welcome students who are passionate about athletics. At Brightmont Academy - Ann Arbor, student athletes can overcome the challenges of balancing schoolwork, practices, conditioning and competitions.

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Brightmont Academy and the entire staff have been an answer to our prayers.
Brightmont parent

Featured Students


A rigorous education is what Allonna was seeking when she enrolled at Brightmont Academy. Allonna says, "Brightmont is my perfect school." She is passionately pursuing her courses in math and science while aspiring to study engineering in college.


Noah has demonstrated hard work and perseverance in his academics. He is leveraging the one-to-one instruction to get the most out of his learning experience. Congratulations to Noah as Student of the Month!


Hardworking and dedicated student Kela Bournay came to Brightmont Academy for tutoring support in her junior year. She discovered a great school fit and enrolled full-time, while also taking college credit courses and being actively involved in her community.

Meet Annie Buchtrup

Ann Arbor Campus Director

Annie Buchtrup

Annie takes pride in helping students unlock their full potential with an academic solution that fits their needs. She is dedicated to working with families to set personal goals for each child and follows through with providing the tools, teaching staff, and environment that will allow each child to flourish.

With a background as a lead teacher, school director, and district manager, Annie has more than 15 years of experience in the education field. She has played pivotal roles in working directly with students as well as improving education through administration and leadership. Along with her role in education, Annie builds connections in the local community as a small business owner and has developed initiatives for youth to pursue entrepreneurship.

Annie received a Bachelor of Science in Education from New York University.

Call Annie at (734) 548-8740 or send her a message.

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Address and Phone

(734) 316-8651
1315 E. Michigan Ave.
Saline, MI 48176

The Ann Arbor Campus is located in the Emagine Saline plaza.

Campus Hours

Regular opening hours:
Mon.-Thurs. 8:30am-6:00pm
Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

We are closed Monday, February 17 in observance of Presidents' Day.


Accredited by Cognia (formerly AdvancED.

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