Advanced Placement Center Program for Grades 6-8

Click here for information on the REACH program for students entering Grade 5 in September 2021.

Grade 5 students who attended the virtual Elementary APP program during the 2020-21 school year were screened for the Grades 6-8 Advanced Placement Center program at Central Middle School in April and May 2021.  (Click here to view the parent letter.)  (Click here to view parent/guardian presentation.)  Screening result letters were mailed out in late May 2021.

Quincy Public Schools students entering Grade 6 in September 2021 who did not attend the Elementary APP in Grade 5, but wish to be considered to enter the Advanced Placement Center for Grades 6-8 at Central Middle School, should contact Madeline Roy at Students requesting a re-evaluation must meet the following criteria: Two Exceeding Expectations scores on their most recent English Language Arts and Mathematics MCAS.

Private school students who may be eligible for the Middle School Advanced Placement Program for grade 6 may request an evaluation if they meet the following criteria: Documented evidence of scores at or above the 95th percentile on standardized assessments such as the Measures of Academic Progress (MAP), Stanford Achievement Test (SAT 10), or the Terra Nova. Please contact Madeline Roy at to request an evaluation.

For questions regarding the Advanced Placement Center program for Grades 6-8, please contact Madeline Roy at 617.984.8760.