Metro Academic and Classical High School

4015 McPherson 

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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

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  1. Applicant must score at the 50th percentile level or more on a standardized test, in all sub-areas of the test.

  2. Excellent attendance is expected for admission (90%). Please include documentation if extenuating circumstances exist.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. Student/Guardian Interview may be required

  7. 5 paragraph Entrance Essay “Why a college preparatory high school is the best environment for me.”


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