Fast Facts

2015-2016 School Year Data:

  • 139 middle school students were enrolled in an ACCESS Academy
      • 50% of ACCESS students are living in single-parent households
      • 57% of ACCESS students are non-Catholic
      • 87% of ACCESS students qualify for free/reduced lunch
      • 94% of ACCESS students are minority
  • 98% of ACCESS students are admitted to college-preparatory high schools
    • 193 students enrolled in high schools across the St. Louis region
      • 153 in private, college-preparatory high schools
      • 40 in charters, magnet, and public schools
    • 308 high school students received scholarships through the scholarship dinner
  • 99% of ACCESS students in the Graduate Support Program graduate high school on-time
  • 95% of ACCESS students are admitted to a post-secondary institution
    • 96 Graduates attending 4-Year Colleges
    • 70 Graduates attending 2-Year Colleges

2016-17 School Year Data:

  • 153 middle school students are enrolled in an ACCESS Academy
      • 61% of ACCESS students are living in single-parent households
      • 57% of ACCESS students are non-Catholic
      • 86% of ACCESS students qualify for free/reduced lunch
      • 97% of ACCESS students are minority
  • 169 ACCESS graduates are attending high schools
    • 139 ACCESS graduates are attending private, college-prep high schools

Inception Data:

  • 574 ACCESS students have graduated from the middle school program
  • 85% of those that graduated received scholarships (ACCESS only – no dinner partnerships)
  • 325 students from Loyola, Marian, and De La Salle have received scholarships from the scholarship dinner