About MoNASP

The Missouri National Archery in the Schools Program helps build stronger, more confident and accomplished kids. It's modeled on the National Archery in the Schools Program, which began with a simple idea—teach kids the basics of archery as a part of school curriculum. Since NASP's beginnings in 2002, millions of kids across the nation have participated in the program.

Why MoNASP Works

Nearly everyone—regardless of age, size or physical ability—can succeed at archery. Kids love archery, and archery helps kids excel. Statistics show that school archery programs ...

  • Improve school attendance
  • Increase self-esteem
  • Increase physical activity
  • Relate to subject matter
  • Appeal to all students
  • Get kids out-of-doors
  • Can become an after-school activity

How MoNASP Works

Missouri National Archery in the Schools Program supports international-style target archery in 4th- through 12th-grade physical education classes during the school day.

Who is participating in MoNASP?

Find participating schools in your region and organize a tournament!

Who to contact about MoNASP?

Eric Edwards, Missouri National Archery in the Schools Program Coordinator
eric.edwards@mdc.mo.gov
573-522-4115, ext. 3295

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