Lee’s Summit Academy is certified by the NCAA for scholarship eligibility. The NCAA examined LSA’s curriculum, graduation stats and other data to ensure that the academy met academic requirements. What does this mean for our students? Students who are actively pursuing sports through clubs and other associations can attend LSA and be academically eligible to play college sports and to receive sports’ scholarships.
Division I Eligibility
All students entering college must have completed 16 core courses in high school. Students must earn a minimum required GPA in core courses and a combined SAT or ACT sum score that matches this GPA on a sliding scale, which can be found in the NCAA Eligibility Center Quick Reference Guide.
Division II Eligibility
Must have completed 16 core courses in high school.
Standards require a minimum GPA of 2.0 and a combined minimum SAT score of 820 or sum ACT score of 68.
NCAA core courses definition - An academic course in one or a combination of these areas: English, mathematics, natural/physical science, social science, foreign language, comparative religion or philosophy. A four-year college preparatory course and a course at or above the high school's regular academic level, for example, an AP(r) class or outside college course.