Sint Maarten Skillz Academies Atlanta Founder and President Signs MOU with Messenger College for Student Athletes

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L to R: President Daniel Davis of Messenger College and Reggie Plaisir Founder & President of Skillz Academies Atlanta. (photo contributed)

ATLANTA, Georgia USA – President Daniel Davis of Messenger College and Reggie Plaisir Founder & President of Skillz Academies Atlanta recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in regards to student’s enrolment into their college online classes platform.

Skillz Academies Atlanta currently enrolling student athletes for Fall Semester to begin classes early August 10th 2015.  Skillz Academies Atlanta has outsourced its academics to an accredited college institution in order for its students to access U.S. Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA).

The U.S. Federal Financial Aid, Pell Grants, Student Loans & Parents Plus Loans, are in order to attend Skillz Academies Atlanta and Messenger College for academics online college classes lectured by their professors.

The aforementioned are monitored by Skillz Academies academic instructors and coaching staff.

The semester classes are scheduled to begin August 10th to December 10th with graduation on December 15th 2015.

Skillz Academies Atlanta is a post graduate program college prep sports & academic program similar to 13th grade. Post graduates prepare student athletes for collegiate athletic scholarships opportunities with college institutions who offer athletic scholarships.

Plaisir says typical student athletes attend post graduate programs for several reasons such as the following:

1. Opportunity to earn Collegiate Scholarship after graduating from a Post grad program;

2. Student Athletes needs higher SAT/ACT score in order to accept College Scholarship offer;

  1. High School Student Athletes who needs at least 1 more season to develop more athletic skills; 4. Student Athletes who are competitive athletes who were not recruited out of high school or was recruited however did not get quality college athletic scholarship offer; 5. International Student Athletes who would like to use their athletic and academic abilities to enter USA and play collegiate sports. A post graduate program is one of the perfect opportunities to earn a collegiate athletic scholarship.

Reggie Plaisir is a former Sports Tourism Consultant and Executive Board Member of the Sint Maarten Sports Tourism Council Foundation.

Skillz Academies Atlanta was launched in January 2015 after Plaisir resigned from Georgia Prep Sports Academy as Head Baseball Coach.  Skillz was created to assist student athletes in baseball and other sports, to have an opportunity to earn an athletic collegiate scholarship.