Barat Academy Designated as an A+ School

Barat Academy is pleased to announce that we have been designated an A+ school by the Missouri Department of Education. 

The A+ Scholarship Program provides scholarship funds to eligible graduates of A+ designated high schools who attend a participating public community college or vocational/technical school, or certain private two-year vocational/technical schools. 

Students must meet the following eligibility requirements

·         Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

·         Enter into a written agreement with your high school prior to graduation.

·         Attend a designated A+ high school for 3 years immediately prior to graduation.1

·         Graduate with an overall grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

·         Have at least a 95% attendance record overall for grades 9-12.

·         Perform at least 50 hours of unpaid tutoring or mentoring, of which up to 25% may include job shadowing prior to graduation. 2

·         Maintain a record of good citizenship and avoid the unlawful use of drugs and/or alcohol while in grades 9-12.

·         Have achieved a score of proficient or advanced on the Algebra I end of course exam or a higher level DESE approved end-of-course exam in the field of mathematics.3

For more information on this program and how your Barat student can apply, visit: http://dhe.mo.gov/ppc/grants/aplusscholarship.php.