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.
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 information coming soon!
More inforamtion coming soon!