Advanced Placement Center for Grade 6

 Posted by on February 27, 2015
Feb 272015

For students entering Grade 6 in 2015-16, who did not attend the Elementary Laboratory Center (ELC) in Grade 5, but wish to be considered to enter the Advanced Placement Center (APC) at the Central Middle School, there is an process to follow to request re-evaluation.   Students requesting an appeal must meet the following criteria:  Two advanced scores on their most recent English Language Arts and Mathematics MCAS.  Students meeting the above criteria will be contacted to schedule additional testing during the month of April.   All decisions regarding placement in the APC program will be mailed to Parents and Guardians no later than Friday, May 22, 2015.   Students who meet this criteria may request re-evaluation by clicking this link.


Private school students who may be eligible for the APC program for grade 6 may request an evaluation if they meet the following criteria: Documented evidence of scores at or above the 95thpercentile on standardized assessments such as the Stanford Achievement Test or the Terra Nova.  Students who meet this criteria may request further evaluation to determine eligibility by clicking this link. 

Testing for private school students will occur in April and a date will be posted on the website by the end of March.   Parents and Guardians will be informed of acceptance decisions no later than Friday, May 22, 2015.