School Profile

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SSAT

Admissions Testing Code: 2672

CEEB

College Entrance Examination Board Code: 262941

Mission

Crossroads College Preparatory School strives to be an exemplary and engaging learning community committed to justice and equity.

Community

  • Only independent, co-educational, secondary school within St. Louis city limits
  • Diverse student population with 41% students of color
  • Located in historic neighborhood near Forest Park and Washington University
  • The most racially and economically diverse independent school in the region

Accreditation

Independent Schools Association of the Central States (I.S.A.C.S.)

Faculty

  • 24 Full-time
  • 5 Part-time
  • 25 have advanced degrees
  • Average class size: 14
  • Student teacher ratio: 6:1

Member

NAIS, NACAC, National Career Development Association, St. Louis Confederation of Independent Schools, Regional Consortium of Education and Technology, Missouri State High School Athletics Association, Missouri Association of College Admission Counseling, St. Louis Association of College Counselors, Engineers’ Club of St. Louis, and U.S. Chess Federation

Enrollment

  • Grades 7-12
  • 174 students
  • More than 50% of students receive financial assistance.

Class of 2019

The Class of 2019 (41 students) received more than $7.8 million in merit-based scholarships to college. Students attended schools such as Carleton College, the College of William & Mary, the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Vassar College, and Washington University in St. Louis. 

National Merit Program

  • 1 National Merit Finalist
  • 2 National Merit Commended Scholars

Advanced Placement (AP) Program

85 students took 177 AP exams in Art Studio, Biology, Calculus, English Language, English Literature, Environmental Science, Music Theory, Psychology, Statistics, U.S. History, U.S. Government, and World History. The average number of AP classes taken was 4.51. AP classes are open to juniors and seniors.