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Kennard Classical Junior Academy

Information Updated March 2021
  • Grades Pre-K-5
  • 304 Students
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5031 Potomac
St. Louis MO, 63139
This school is wheelchair accessible

COVID Contingency*

Attendance Options
In-Person Learning:
100% Virtual Learning:
Blended Learning: n/a
Attendance Adjustment Options Periodically
School Provided Laptop or Tablet
School's Learning Plan Visit School Website
*This information is subject to change.


School Hours

Core School Hours 8:45am - 3:07pm
Before School Care 6:30am Start time
After School Care 6:00pm End time



School Bus
Post-Activity Transportation
Public Transit Options



Tuition Free Financial Assistance n/a Uniform
USDA Food Program
  Yes - All Students Eligible
Free Breakfast
Free Lunch

About The School

School Mission
The mission of Classical Junior Academy is to meet the unique academic and affective needs of the gifted and talented student.

Quick Facts
  • Kennard has had many SLPS Educators of the Year
  • Serves students who test as gifted/talented.
  • Theatre program for students
Parent Coordinator
  • N/A
Teachers On Staff 23
Teachers Returning from Last Year n/a
Nurses On Staff Part Time
Counselors On Staff Full Time
Social Workers On Staff Part Time
Special Education

Student Diversity

Total Students 304
American Indian / Alaska Native n/a
Asian 11.5%
Black 24.3%
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander n/a
Hispanic 3.3%
White 60.9%
Multiracial n/a
Total Students 304
Male 47%
Female 53%
Limited English Proficient n/a
Students With Disabilities 6.3%
Low Income n/a

Education Focus

  • General/Vocal
  • Musical - 5th Grade
  • 5+ enrichment experiences
Visual & Performing Arts
  • n/a
World Languages
  • Spanish
Special Education


After School Clubs
Visual Arts

School Visits &

Application Deadline 11-20-2020
Application Fee
Interview Required
Requirements / Recommended Tests
Students must achieve eligible scores on tests administered by the SLPS Gifted Testing Offices. Minimum eligible scores are 90th percentile on intelligence and academic achievement tests.

Enrollment Criteria
  • SLPS Magnet and Choice Schools Acceptance
  • Current proof of residency, Parenting plan/court order or proof of guardianship (if applicable), parent/guardian photo ID. Reside in the school's catchment area
  • Child's birth certificate, Immunization/physical/shot records
  • Gifted Permission to Assess online submission form must be returned 1 week after submitting this application.
Enrollment Contact Gifted Office

Key Upcoming Dates

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