Advanced Academics

Elementary Advanced Academics Overview

K  1  2  3  4  5
           
 English Language Arts K-5
Ongoing access to Acceleration Pathway ELA curricula. Placement in the Acceleration Pathway is based on a review of formal and informal assessments throughout the school year. 
 
 Math K
Ongoing access to
 differentiated
instruction
to support the range of learners.

 



 Math 1 and 2
Ongoing access to embedded 
extension tasks in grades one and two mathematics curriculum

 Math 3
Ongoing access to embedded enrichment tasks in grade 3 curriculum.







 Math 4
Ongoing access to Grade 4 Advanced Mathematics (4/5) compacted curriculum. 






 Math 5
Access to
Grade 5 Advanced Mathematics curriculum.








      Universal screening at the end of grade 3 for initial advanced academic grouping based on a comprehensive review of student data.   All students in grade 4, including new entrants, should be monitored to ensure ongoing access to advanced academic grouping.   Universal screening at the end of grade 5 for placement  in middle school GT courses based on a comprehensive review of relevant student data. 


Where can I get  more information?

Office of Advanced Academics

http://www.bcps.org/offices/gt/

443-809-4330

Office of Advanced Academics Staff

 Mr. Wade Kerns  Coordinator  wkerns@bcps.org
 Ms. Donna Goodwin  Resource Teacher  dgodwin@bcps.org
 Ms. Robin Hawley-Brillante  Resource Teacher  rbillante@bcps.org
 Ms. Wendy Ingalls  Resource Teacher  wingalls@bcps.org
 Ms. Debra Myers  Resource Teacher  dmyers3@bcps.org
 Ms. Nadiyyah Nasir  Administrative Assistant  nnasir@bcps.org

Gifted and Talented Citizen's Advisory Committee

bcpsgtcac@gmail.com