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Alternative Programs

 

PRE-ADVANCED PLACEMENT PROGRAM

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Pre-Advanced Placement is an internationally recognized program that provides junior high students with academically rigorous programming.

GOALS

  • Develop academic skills in a challenging learning environment
  • Demonstrate personal responsibility, diligence and self-discipline

BENEFITS             

  • Improved ability to handle rigorous and advanced coursework
  • Improved work and study skills
  • Familiarity working at an accelerated pace
  • Preparation for academic programming in Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate

PROGRAM DELIVERY 

  • In-depth study of advanced concepts
  • Instruction delivered at an accelerated pace
  • An application process for some schools

ELIGIBILITY

To be eligible for this programming, students must be:    

  • Enrolled in Grades 7 to 9
  • Motivated to achieve and enjoy challenges

Contact our school office for information about eligibility and programming options.

ALBERTA CURRICULUM

All Edmonton Public Schools programming is based on curriculum determined by Alberta Education. Students enrolled in Pre-Advanced Placement will receive the same high-quality education offered in all of our programs.

TRANSPORTATION

Edmonton Transit is the preferred method of transportation. For more information about busing, contact a school offering Pre-Advanced Placement or call Student Transportation 780-429-8585. 

For more information on Advanced Placement Programming see the following links...

www.epsb.ca

ualberta.ca

collegeboard.org