Elementary School Advanced Academic Programs (AAP)
Continuum of Advanced Academic Services in FCPS
Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) Advanced Academic Programs offers several types of challenging learning experiences to meet the needs of a broad range of advanced learners. Advanced Academic services are implemented using a school-based model the following ways:
- All students engage with content using the Nine Critical and Creative Thinking Strategies.
- Some students require differentiated extension lessons in areas of academic strength.
- Some students are identified for part-time services that typically occur once a week.
- Some students are identified for full-time services in all academic subject areas.
Critical and Creative Thinking Strategies, Grades K-6 (Level I)
Differentiated Lessons in Areas of Academic Strength, Grades K-6 (Level II)
Advanced Academic Program, Part-Time , Grades 3-6 (Level III)
Full-Time Advanced Academic Program, Grades 3-8 (Level IV)
Twice-Exceptional (2e) Learners