MICHEAL BENTON ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE PROGRAM (A.E.P.)

Program to recognize students who excel academically

The Micheal Benton Academic Excellence Program (A.E.P.) is a church-wide service designed to recognize the achievements of members who excel in their school studies from Kindergarten through post-secondary education. We are dedicated to “Launching Out” in our church, community and schools.

The A.E.P. has the awesome responsibility of assisting ALL students whether it is the A.E.P. Recognition Ceremony; awarding scholarships to high school seniors who will be attending college for the upcoming fall; Reaching Educational Excellence through Tutoring (R.E.E.T.) which is held each Wednesday from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Program Coordinator

Dr. Keith M. Benton
kbenton@fairfieldbc.org
404-309-0425

R.E.E.T. Administrator

Mrs. Joyce Smith
Smith.joyce@newton.k12.ga.us
404-314-9695

Committee Members

Mrs. Marla Benton
Mr. Arthur Smith

Advisors

Deaconess Vera McKenzie

  • Micheal Benton A.E.P. Program to Recognize Students Who Excelled Academically

    Criteria:
    Students MUST earn the equivalent of ALL “A’s” and not more than ONE “B” in each academic subject area on their semester/quarter report card. In addition, students MUST earn the equivalent of ALL “S’s” in conduct.

    Recognition:
    Students’ recognition take place at the end of each semester. The recognition program will be held Sunday, July 24, 2022, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service

    AEP Scholars and Classy Grad Scholarship will be announced the week of July 17, 2022.

  • Classy Grad” Scholarship – Funds to Assist with College Expenses and Tuition

    Criteria:
    Students MUST be an ACTIVE member of the church. Active members are those whose names are on the membership roster; and attend church services on a regular basis; or consistently participate in a ministry (i.e. usher, GLAD, Sunday School, etc.); or volunteer regularly (10 hours or more). Students’ MUST submit their names to committee, prior to application, to determine whether they meet the criteria to apply. Students MUST complete application packet with a score of 90% or higher;

    Recognition:
    Students’ recognition take place at during the second semester program during the worship service.

    Reward:
    Students receive a $500.00 scholarship paid in two installments. They receive $250.00 during the ceremony in June and the remaining $250.00 upon second semester proof of enrollment. Please visit www.fairfieldbc.org/classy-grad to apply.

  • Reaching Educational Excellence through Tutoring (R.E.E.T.)

    Held each Wednesday from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM via Zoom. Please click the link to access.

    AEP Tutorial

    Meeting ID: 889 1652 6216
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For more information regarding the Micheal Benton Academic Excellence Program email kbenton@fairfieldbc.org
Fairfield Baptist Church