Johnny Key

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Succeed Scholarship

Succeed Scholarship

The Succeed Scholarship Program, Ark. Code Ann. § 6-41-801 et seq., provides a scholarship to an eligible private school for students with disabilities that have an individualized education program (IEP), individualized service plan (ISP), and students in foster care living in a group home or facility that meet eligibility requirements.

Application Submission Dates

Thank you for your interest in the Arkansas Succeed Scholarship program.

The Succeed Scholarship Program will be accepting new student applications for the 2020-21 school year beginning June 22, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. We will accept new applications until all scholarships have been awarded. Scholarships are awarded on a first-come-first-served basis.

We are happy to announce that you will be able to access the Succeed Scholarship Online Application System beginning June 15th in order to create a parent account, complete the application and save in draft form until new submissions are accepted on June 22nd, at 8:00 a.m. Please note that submissions, will not be accepted by any means prior to June 22nd, at 8:00 a.m. Any applications submitted prior to that will not be accepted and will have to be re-submitted on the designated date and time of June 22nd, at 8:00 a.m. All new applicants must meet current eligibility requirements as indicated on the application form.

Due to COVID-19, and the necessity of personnel working remotely, the most effective means of submitting new student applications for the 2020-21 school year will be through the use of the Succeed Scholarship Online Application System. If you are unable to access this System, please contact Rhonda Saunders, The Reform Alliance, or your private school, for assistance.

If you have any questions regarding new student applications for the 2020-21 school year, please contact Rhonda Saunders at rhonda.saunders@arkansas.gov or 501-682-4221.

List of Private Schools Eligible to Participate in Program:

This list includes all private schools who meet the eligibility requirements for participation in the Succeed Scholarship Program. All information contained in a school's application is provided by the school and is not a guarantee of services by the Department of Education. Inclusion on this list should not be considered an endorsement or approval of an educational program by the Department of Education.

Abundant Life School (Sherwood)

Academy of Excellence (Eureka Springs)

Access Group (Little Rock)

The Anthony School (Little Rock)

Arkansas Christian Academy (Bryant)

Avilla Christian Academy (Alexander)

Bentonville Christian Academy (Bentonville)

Catholic High School for Boys (Little Rock)

Chenal Valley Montessori (Little Rock)

Children's ABA TEAM (Fayetteville)

Christ Lutheran School (Little Rock)

Christ the King School (Fort Smith)

Christ the King School (Little Rock)

Clover Community School (Bentonville)

Compass Academy (Conway)

Easterseals Arkansas – The Academy at Riverdale (Little Rock)

Fayetteville Christian School (Fayetteville)

First Lutheran School (Fort Smith)

Hannah School (North Little Rock)

Harding Academy (Searcy)

Immaculate Conception Catholic School (North Little Rock)

Immaculate Conception School (Fort Smith)

Immaculate Heart of Mary School (North Little Rock)

Legacy Academy (DeQueen)

Mount St. Mary Academy (Little Rock)

North Little Rock Catholic Academy (North Little Rock)

Our Lady of the Holy Souls (Little Rock)

Ozark Catholic Academy (Springdale)

Prism Education Center (Fayetteville)

Sacred Heart Catholic Schools (Morrilton)

Shiloh Christian School (Springdale)

St John's Catholic School (Hot Springs)

St. Joseph Catholic School (Fayetteville)

St. Joseph School (Conway)

St. Theresa Catholic School (Little Rock)

Trinity Catholic Junior High School (Fort Smith)

Trinity Christian (Texarkana)

Union Christian Academy (Ft. Smith)

UP Autism Center (Little Rock)

For more information, please contact:

Phone: 501-682-4221
Email: ade.succeedscholarship@arkansas.gov

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