August 20th, 2022  |  Students & Alumni

“Back to School” Has Never Been So Meaningful

This school year, Arete Scholars has awarded nearly 2,400 scholarships to children in families with limited resources.

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June 14th, 2022  |  Announcements, Media, Students & Alumni

2022 Senior Video Essay Contest Winner

Matthew created this touching video detailing the sacrifices his family has made for his education, his appreciation of Arete supporters, and the knowledge and opportunities his school provided him to live a virtuous and courageous life.

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June 10th, 2022  |  Students & Alumni

Kamyra, Class of 2022

This week we celebrate Arete graduating senior Kamyra Little of Christo Rey Atlanta. Kamyra graduated as Class Valedictorian and will be attending Boston University in the fall with a full scholarship. Kamyra epitomizes Arete’s definition of “excellence in action.”

From all of us at Arete, congratulations Kamyra!

May 26th, 2022  |  Students & Alumni

Justus, Class of 2022

This week we celebrate Justus Redding of Brandon Hall School in Atlanta, GA. After graduation, Justus will attend the University of Colorado with a focus on biology and environmental science. He will spend his first semester studying abroad in Costa Rica as part of the Verto Education Program.

Congratulations Justus!

May 17th, 2022  |  Students & Alumni

Jaila, Class of 2022

This week we celebrate Jaila Salley-Barnett, who is graduating from Athens Academy with a 3.94 GPA. In the fall, Jaila will attend the University of Alabama to pursue a major in biology and a minor in psychology on her pre-med track to becoming a pediatrician.

Congratulations, Jaila, from all of us at Arete!

May 12th, 2022  |  Students & Alumni

Jenny, Class of 2022

In this week’s graduating Arete senior spotlight, we celebrate Jenny (Cing) Lun. Jenny is graduating from Atlanta Adventist Academy in Duluth, GA. She will be attending Southern Adventist University in the fall, where she plans to major in Biomedical Science. Her dream is to become a pediatrician.

Congratulations to Jenny from all of us at Arete Scholars!

April 21st, 2022  |  Students & Alumni

2022 Senior Video Essay Contest

Video essay contest open to all 2022 Arete graduating high school seniors. Students must submit a short video essay on the impact of their school experience. The winner will receive a new Apple MacBook optimized for the next phase of their educational journey.

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May 10th, 2021  |  Students & Alumni

Dreams in motion

Another graduating senior with big plans next year. Three-year Arete Scholar and Briarfield Academy (Lake Providence, LA) senior Kailey Hankins will continue her education at Louisiana Tech in the fall. She plans to study kinesiology/occupational therapy.

Congratulations to Kailey and her family!

April 21st, 2021  |  Students & Alumni

Celebrating graduates

We’re thrilled to be celebrating with 91 graduating Arete Scholars and their families this year. We look forward to sharing a few of their stories.

Victory Baptist (Loganville, GA) senior Aaron Davis completes his high school years next month and has big plans for college and beyond. Aaron will continue his studies at Jacksonville State University, where he’ll major in sports management with a minor in business.

Great work, Aaron!

February 10th, 2021  |  Students & Alumni

Renewed love for learning

Sisters Ella Claire and Harper are thriving through in-person learning this year at St. John Interparochial School in Placquemine, LA. Said mom Megan P.: “They wake up eager to go to school each morning and have done simply amazing! Thanks to Arete, my girls have a school that they love and have joined a family of teachers and students who love them!”