Metro Academic and Classical High School
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Metro provides a challenging, quality education focused on high standards and expectations in an atmosphere of unity, enthusiasm, caring, and respect for self, others and the community. We encourage service to the community, while promoting learning in all areas to prepare students to become responsible members of society who can function in a technology oriented world.
Metro Academic & Classical High School Placement Eligibility Criteria
Fax to: 314-244-1838
Contacts: Dr. Tina Hamilton-Principal
Ms. Bobbie Richardson
Dr. LaRon Haymore
Email to: Tina.Hamilton@slps.org
Applicant must score at the 50th percentile level or more on a standardized test, in all sub-areas of the test.
Excellent attendance is expected for admission (90%). Please include documentation if extenuating circumstances exist.
Applicants must submit a copy of the most recent report card and their last report card of their eighth grade year to validate classroom academic achievement and attendance. This report card must reflect a C or better in all subjects with the exception of Physical Education, Art, Music, and Practical Arts. One D will be acceptable in any one of these four subjects. No D in a core subject is acceptable.
Applicant must have excellent or good evaluations on each item on the Official Recommendation Checklist Form. Recommendations must be submitted by two of the following: applicant’s teacher, counselor, principal or designated administrator.
STUDENTS APPLYING FOR 10TH GRADE must submit a transcript reflecting all semesters enrolled including the last completed semester and a report card from the most recent grading period. The applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.3 and no D’s or F’s on their transcripts. Transcript should also validate attendance and grade level. EOC tests scores apply as mentioned above.
Student/Guardian Interview may be required
5 paragraph Entrance Essay “Why a college preparatory high school is the best environment for me.”
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