MoNASP

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Student taking aim at a target.
MDC Staff

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!

$1500 rebate opportunity for equipment

Educators often need help including new activities in their budgets. That’s why MoNASP (via the Department of Conservation and the Conservation Federation of Missouri) offers a $1500 rebate opportunity for equipment purchases. Basic Archery Instructor training is required for schools to participate in MoNASP and to qualify for related rebates.

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

 

 

 

In This Section

Archery in the Schools Tournaments

Find regional MoNASP tournament schedules and download the rules.

Related Content

Archery Equipment Rebate

Educators often need help including new activities in their budgets. That’s why we offer a $1500 rebate opportunity for equipment purchases.

Course Location DNS Unit Dates
Basic Archery Instructor (BAI) Sappington Elem. MO National Archery in the Schools Programs (MoNASP) 09/13/2018 - 7:00am to 4:30pm