• Criteria-Requirements for 8th grade Science Accelerated Program

    (Eligible students will be notified 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.     Science 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.