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The Academy SPS Student Application 

Student Application Form

In addition to the application, High School applicants should mail a final transcript (Incoming 9th graders a final Grade report) to:

The Academy for Scholastic and Personal Success
PO Box 2842
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406

Applications and Transcripts are due May 1st
The Academy SPS Summer Session begins June 12th

If you have any questions, please contact Eric M. Thompson, Assistant Director at (319) 360-0409

Tuition: AM Session (M-F: 8a-12p) $200 / R.I.S.E Session (T&TH: 1p-3p) $100

(Students from the R.I.S.E. program who are invited to travel will be assessed an additional $100.)

The R.I.S.E. program is a leadership program developed for those students who have conflicts from 8-12 Monday thru Friday. Do you have work or training conflicts?
Did you participate in The Academy Expansion Program?
Did you participate in The Academy AAAP Program?
*If the cumulative GPA is below 2.5, a letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor must accompany the application.
If yes, please provide a copy of the IEP/504
The child is in the custodial care of:

Parent/Household Information

#1 Parent(s)/Guardian(s)

#2 Parent(s)/Guardian(s)


Other Information:

Email a headshot or selfie image to

Shirt Size
Check the social media platforms that you use. (Check all that apply)
How often do you check your social media accounts each week? (Check only one)

Signatures Needed for Permission, Certification, and Release:

I certify that the information in this application is true and correct to the best of my knowledge.
to participate in The Academy for Scholastic and Personal Success program. I understand that the application information and his/her school transcripts will solely be used for program purposes. The information will be kept confidential.