AAP: Grade Level Information

Elementary School

 

 Grade K

Available Services

Important Dates

Critical and Creative Thinking Strategies (all students)

Differentiated Lessons in Areas of Academic Strength

Curriculum and Resources to Support the Differentiated Framework Advanced Academic Programsacrobat


School-based screening on-going

 

Grade 1

Available Services

Important Dates

Critical and Creative Thinking Strategies (all students)

Differentiated Lessons in Areas of Academic Strength

Curriculum and Resources to Support the Differentiated Framework Advanced Academic Programs acrobat

November – NNAT for all 1st graders School-based screening in Spring

Spring – School-based screening for Level II

 

Grade 2

Available Services

Important Dates

Critical and Creative Thinking Strategies (all students)

Differentiated Lessons in Areas of Academic Strength

Curriculum and Resources to Support the Differentiated Framework Advanced Academic Programs acrobat

October – CogAT testing for all 2nd graders

January – families of 2nd grade pool candidates are notified by mail from the local school

February 3 referrals for Level IV services (for placement next school year) due to local school (see more information)

Spring – School-based screening for Levels II and III

 

Grade 3-5

Available Services

Important Dates

Critical and Creative Thinking Strategies (all students)

Differentiated Lessons in Areas of Academic Strength

Part-Time Advanced Academic Program

Full-Time Advanced Academic Program

Curriculum and Resources to Support the Differentiated Framework Advanced Academic Programs (Levels II, III, and IV)

Grade 3 | Grade 4 | Grade 5 acrobat

September - One-time retest option available during fall testing cycle (contact your local school)

October 25 - Students new to FCPS since January 2013 – referrals due for fall screening

February 3referrals for Level IV services (for placement next school year) due to local school (see more information)

Spring – School-based screening for Levels II and III

 

 Grade 6

Available Services

Important Dates

Critical and Creative Thinking Strategies (all students)

IBMYP (offered at three middle schools)

Differentiated Lessons in Areas of Academic Strength

Part-Time Advanced Academic Program

Full-Time Advanced Academic Program

Curriculum and Resources to Support the Differentiated Framework Advanced Academic Programs (Levels II, III, and IV) acrobat

September - One-time retest option available during fall testing cycle (contact your local school)

October 25 - Students new to FCPS since January 2013 – referrals due for fall screening

February 3 referrals for Level IV services (for placement next school year) due to local school  (see more information)

 

 

Middle School

 

 Grade 7

Available Services

Important Dates

IBMYP (at five middle schools)

Honors Classes in Areas of Strength

Full-Time Level IV Advanced Academic Program

September - One-time retest option available during fall testing cycle (contact your local school)

October 25 - Students new to FCPS since January 2013 – referrals due for fall screening

February 3 referrals for Level IV services (for placement next school year) due to local school  (see more information)

Spring – If pursuing AP or IB, register for World Language and/or Algebra I during course selection process

Grade 8

Available Services

Important Dates

IBMYP (at five middle schools)

Honors Classes in Areas of Strength

Full-Time Level IV Advanced Academic Program

October 1 -  TJHSST Open House http://www.tjhsst.edu/abouttj/admissions/

October 21 – TJHSST Application Deadline

December 3 - TJHSST Admission Test

January 1 – April 15 - student transfer process for AP/IB high school program

January/February – Parent Information nights for rising freshmen

 

 

High School

 

 Grade 9

Available Services

Important Dates

Honors Classes in areas of strength and/or interest

IBMYP at four high schools

Thomas Jefferson H.S. for Science and Technology

January/February - High School curriculum nights (check local school)

 Grade 10

Available Services

Important Dates

Honors Classes in areas of strength and/or interest

Limited number of AP courses available

IBMYP at four high schools

Thomas Jefferson H.S. for Science and Technology

October – Students take the PSAT during school

January/February - High School curriculum nights (check local school)

Spring – Students at IB high schools may declare diploma candidacy

June 8 IBMYP - Certificate ceremony

Grade 11

Available Services

Important Dates

Advanced Placement courses

International Baccalaureate Program/courses

Thomas Jefferson H.S. for Science and Technology

Honor Courses in Areas of Academic Strength/Interest

January/February  -  High School curriculum nights (check local school) Families schedule time for students to take SAT or ACT

Schedule college visits

Grade 12

Available Services

Important Dates

Advanced Placement courses

International Baccalaureate Program/courses

Thomas Jefferson H.S. for Science and Technology

Dual enrollment courses with local colleges/universities

Honor Courses in Areas of Academic Strength/Interest

College applications due

 

 

 

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