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A+ Program

The State of Missouri A+ Schools Program is an initiative that allows eligible students to attend a Missouri community college or public tech school tuition free.

General fees are also paid. However, textbooks and other major specific fees are not paid.) A+ funding does not cover ANY tuition or fees at 4 year colleges and universities. Funding is not guaranteed and is determined by the State of MO legislature each year. 

Deadline for 2025 seniors to enroll in the A+ program is: Friday, October 4th. Pick up an enrollment form in the A+ office (E200)

Summer 2024 A+ Tutoring Opportunities:

Pattonville Early Childhood Center (ECC):
Dates: Monday June 3-Fri June 21 (no school June 19th)

Times: 8:00-11:30am

Contact: Mr. Gregory Cicotte (Principal): cicotteg@psdr3.org

Rose Acres Elementary:

Dates: Mon June 3-Fri June 28 (no school June 19th)

Times: 8:00am-2:30pm

Contact: Ms. Leslie Jones (summer principal): ljones@psdr3.org

2024-2025 PHS A+ tutors apply below:

PHS A+ Tutor Application

PHS A+ tutors earn 25 hours/semester. This is a non -credited class. *Reminder-if you participate in any MSHAA sponsored athletics or activities, you must have 6 credited classes.

*Oppts for the 2024-2025 school year will be posted in September

2023-2024 A+ Tutoring Opportunities:  

You must do the tutor training before beginning your tutoring. 

A+ TUTOR TRAINING 

PHS A+ Tutor

  • Applications for 2nd semester-click link (1st semester is closed).
  • 12.5 hours of an approved Job Shadow experience can count toward A+ tutoring. See Mrs. Krohn if you are interested in this oppt. (Students must arrange the Job Shadow-but prior approval is required).

Tutoring at Pattonville ECC, Elementary or Middle Schools

Contact a teacher at a PSD school to arrange for tutoring in their classroom. After getting approval from the teacher, contact Mrs. Krohn before beginning. *All teacher emails are on the school's website on the PSD website.

PSD Early Childhood Center & aftercare-Mon-Fri 3:15-5:30 Complete the Google form found below.

ECC A+ REQUEST FORM

  • YMCA Y Club (after school care) at Parkwood, Drummond, Rose Acres and Willow Brook elementary schools click here:  YMCA APPLICATION 
  • The JCC-St. Louis after school club tutoring (Creve Coeur location by Willow Brook Elem) 
    • Mon-Fri 3:30-4:30 p.m.
    • Contact: Stephanie Rhea
    • Phone: 314.442.3164
    • Email: srhea@jccstl.org
  • 5th Grade Camp Counselor--25 hours count toward A+. Applications will be sent to PHS in January. Camp will be in May. *(Students that have EOCs, AP Tests, Band/Choir/Orchestra evening class requirements/performances will not be able to attend)

Additional Information

Contact Information

Community Service/A+ Coordinator
Mrs. Rebecca Krohn
Phone: (314) 213-8366
Fax: (314) 213-8651
E-mail: rkrohn@psdr3.org

 

A+ Requirements

Do you want to earn TWO free years to a Missouri Community College?

  • Complete an A+ application (by October 6 of SENIOR year)

  • Earn a 2.5 (non-weighted) GPA by graduation

  • Attend an A+ School for 2 years prior to graduation 

  • Maintain a record of good citizenship

  • Have 95% attendance throughout high school

  • No alcohol or drug infractions

  • Do 50 hours of unpaid tutoring at a PSD school

  • Be proficient on the Algebra I EOC or a higher math EOC (a 17 on the Math section of the ACT will satisfy this requirement as well)

  • Complete the FAFSA beginning in December of a student's senior year.

All A+ Handouts and Forms

Complete Tutor Training Online

Students must do the online tutor training!  

  • View the Training Slides: A+ Online Tutor Training

  • Print out the last slide at completion and turn into the A+ Office before beginning your tutoring!!

PHS A+ Tutors 

  • Must have a 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Must be in 11th or 12th grade
  • Must have an ac lab on your schedule
  • No individual teacher requests--only departments
  • Earn 25 hours/semester

PHS A+ Tutor Application