A+ Schools Program 17-18
PreACT: Wednesday, September 27th, periods 1-4, Lafayette
On Wednesday, September 27th all sophomore students will participate in the PreACT. Exam details are listed below.
Date: Wednesday, September 27th
Time: Periods 1-4
Location: Report by last name
A-F – Multipurpose Room
G-Z – Back Gym
Bring: Two #2 pencils & calculator
Students are to report to their testing location immediately upon arrival to school. Students should leave cellphones & back backs in their lockers.
A Parent Letter from the district assessment office can be found here.
Score reports will be delivered late November through the student's social student class. Please review this parent letter for more information on PreACT scoring.
Practice ACT for JUNIORS: Thursday, September 28, periods 1-4, Lafayette
We are excited to offer our juniors the option to take a practice ACT this year! The Practice ACT is free and will take place during the school day on September 28th. Optional registration will take place online September 1st – 15th. Students have been sent the registration information via their Rockwood student email and will need to register themselves by the 15th in order to participate.
PSAT : Wednesday, October 11, periods 1-4, juniors at Wildwood Hotel, sophomores at LHS
ATTENTION JUNIORS AND SOPHOMORES
PLAN FOR COLLEGE WITH THE PSAT/NMSQT TEST
JUNIORS: This is your only opportunity to qualify for the National Merit Scholarship Programs.
SOPHOMORES: Take advantage of this opportunity to practice before you take the test next year for potential scholarships.
PSAT Registration Information
Registration Dates: August 24 – September 22
All registrations are made online at
Payment is required at the time of registration so please have a credit card available.
PSAT Exam Day Information
Exam Date: Wednesday, Oct. 11th
Exam Time: 8:00 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Exam Location: Juniors at Wildwood Hotel and Conference Center & Sophomores at LHS
Please print the appropriate registration letter for important exam day information!
The deadline for seniors to apply is Wednesday, September 27th, 2017. Applications must be received by 3:00 pm on the 27th.
Students who graduate from an A+ designated high school may qualify for a state-paid financial incentive to attend any public community college or public career/technical school in Missouri. Some private career/technical schools are also A+ eligible. In addition, an ever growing number of four year institutions are offering institutionally funded incentives for students who meet A+ criteria.
Click here for a list of participating public community college or public career/technical school in Missouri.
Click here for a list of four year institutions are offering institutionally funded incentives
*School listings are subject to change at any time, please contact the school of your interest for the most up to date information.
How Do I Qualify???
- Have a signed A+ participant agreement on file in the A+ office.
- Attend an A+ designated high school for three consecutive years prior to graduation.
- Graduate with a non-weighted, non-rounded cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
- Maintain at least a 95% cumulative attendance record in grades 9-12.
- Perform 50 hours of preapproved, unpaid mentoring and/or tutoring for Rockwood students at a Rockwood site under Rockwood supervision.
- Maintain a record of good citizenship and avoid the unlawful use of alcohol and drugs.
- Have fewer than six cumulative days of suspension in grades 9-12.
- Score advanced or proficient on the Algebra 1 End of Course Exam. This is regardless of the grade level at which the Algebra EOC is taken.
*Please refer to the Missouri Department of Education's website & the Rockwood A+ handbook for more information and a complete listing of A+ requirements.
How Do I Sign Up???
You can download the enrollment packet below or visit the A+ office to get a hardcopy. Complete the forms and return them to the A+ office.
A+ Enrollment Packet.pdf
AP Exam Information 2018: May 7th - 18th, Wildwood Hotel
More inforamtion coming soon!