• Criteria-Requirements for 8th grade Science Accelerated Program

    (Eligible students will be notified by mail by the Counseling Center)

    Enrollment is limited and based on science grade level ranking.



    Student placement for Biology is based on the following: 


    1.     All test grades (including mid-term exam) should be at or above 92%.
          91% or lower test grade does not meet the criteria for consideration for
    advanced placement.
    2.     Quarter grades must average at or above 95%.

         3.     Team Teacher feedback on:

    o       Assignments are completed regularly and on time.

    o       Student is responsible and dependable.

    o       Work habits are consistent.
    4.     Student has respect for and enjoys science.  Student candidates who exhibit negative and/or disruptive behaviors which disrupt the learning environment will not be considered.
    5.  Qualified students will be notified the first week of the 4th Quarter
    and will be given directions for parents to contact the Counseling Center
    to accept or decline enrollment. 
    Student Name:____________            Science Teacher:___________________
    I have read and understand the selection process for Accelerated Program requirements
    for eighth grade Living Environment.
    Parent Name:_____________            Parent Signature:__________________
    **This form must be returned to current science teacher to be considered for the
    selection process and will be kept on file.