Northlake Christian School new applicants are able to apply for tuition assistance with ARETE Scholars. ARETE is a nonprofit organization that helps children reach their highest potential providing them with new educational opportunities. ARETE provides up to $5,000.00 in tuition assistance for qualified families.

ARETE Eligibility Guidelines

To be eligible for a scholarship Louisiana students/families must meet the following criteria:

  1. Entering Kindergarten or;
     
  2. Be currently enrolled in and attending a Louisiana public school, and;
     
  3. Meet Gross Household Income requirements – see income guidelines below

NCS Requirements

  1. Apply and be accepted – CLICK Here to Apply to NCS (insert link https://nl-la.client.renweb.com/oa/?memberid=322)
     
  2. When accepted, enroll into the academic year to which you’ve been accepted
     

The application will be open from February 21, 2017 until March 3, 2017. Assistance is awarded on a first come first serve basis so please apply early to increase your chances of being awarded assistance. Returning students have to continue to meet the income guidelines to qualify from year to year.

Income Guidelines

2017-2018 ACE AND ARETE INCOME GUIDELINES

 

             

 

Scholarship Eligibility - 250% of Current Federal Poverty Guidelines

 

             

 

Family Household Size

 

Yearly Amount ($)

 

Monthly Amount ($)

 

Bi-Weekly Amount ($)

 

Weekly Amount ($)

2

 

40,050

 

3,338

 

1,541

 

771

3

 

50,400

 

4,200

 

1,939

 

970

4

 

60,750

 

5,063

 

2,337

 

1,169

5

 

71,100

 

5,925

 

2,735

 

1,368

6

 

81,450

 

6,788

 

3,133

 

1,567

7

 

91,825

 

7,652

 

3,532

 

1,766

8

 

102,225

 

8,519

 

3,932

 

1,966

Add the following amount for each additional member

 

10,400

 

867

 

400

 

200

 

To apply, please Click Here.
 
Questions pertaining to ARETE Scholars – Please Contact: 
Mrs. Mutsa Tavengwa, Director of Financial Aid
mtavengwa@northlakechristian.org
985.635.0502