• Middle School Advanced Academics

    Enriched/Accelerated Courses

    Enriched/accelerated courses in language arts and mathematics are offered in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. These courses have embedded in their curriculum critical thinking skills along with enriched activities to support learning.

    Classroom Differentiation/Advocacy/Performance Monitoring/Course/Grade Acceleration

    Building High Potential Resource Teachers meet with school counselors and teachers regularly to discuss the academic program for identified high potential students to ensure that students are receiving the appropriate level of support and challenge.
     
    When appropriate, teachers, parents, and counselors explore the possibility of course or grade acceleration

    Enrichment Activities

    Enrichment activities are planned by High Potential Resource Teachers in collaboration with content area teachers. Before or after school opportunities along with special pullout activities may occur during the school year (depending on the activity, building schedules, etc.)

    Social/Emotional Support

    High Potential Resource Teachers work closely with school counselors to monitor the unique social and emotional needs of high potential students and provide the appropriate level of support.

    Please contact your child’s building High Potential Resource Teacher with questions or concerns regarding your child’s learning program.  
     
     

    Middle School High Potential Staff

     
    John Glenn Middle
    Jen Niesse
    High Potential/Young Scholars Coordinator
    651-748-6336
     
    Chris Devine
    AVID Coordinator
    651-748-6355
     
    Maplewood Middle
    Amber Gardner
    High Potential/AVID/Young Scholars Coordinator
    651-748-6633
     
    Skyview Middle
    Kathryn Marget
    High Potential/AVID/Young Scholars Coordinator
    651-702-8039