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Accelerated/Advanced Program Criteria


Accelerated/Advanced Program Placement Criteria


The Accelerated/Advanced Program includes Math and English Language Arts for 6th and 7th graders. The Program includes 9th grade Literature, 9th grade Physical Science, and 9th grade Algebra for 8th graders.  Spanish is also included in the program for 7th and 8th grade students. The program is limited to the top 58 students per course, and the students will be ranked based on the following formula:


  • 60% Yearly Average in corresponding Content Course
  • 30 % Yearly Overall GPA
  • 10% Teacher Recommendation

In order to be considered for placement in the Advanced Program for HMS and JHS, students are required to participate in ALL End of Grade (EOG) Tests.