Staff provided the School Board with an update on the recently released class size reports and enrollment projections.
Wakefield High School has been selected as one of approximately 1,000 schools worldwide to implement the new AP Capstone, an innovative diploma program that allows students to develop the skills that matter most for college success: research, collaboration, and communication.
At last night’s meeting, staff presented information about the key findings and recommendations from the Early Childhood Education Program Evaluation.
After the School Board approved changes for the high school boundaries in December 2016, a number of questions were received from members of the community who asked for more details on the impact that the changes will have on future demographics at the three comprehensive high schools.
Prepare to be inspired by the reflections of students whose winning essays, poems, and works of art pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Watch a debut of the video that highlights the winners of the annual Literary and Visual Arts Contest, who were selected from more than 1,300 entries.
a 2 or 4 year college
college level courses
in the three comprehensive
high school for all of their
APS high school career
APS Graduates were awarded
an Advanced Studies Diploma** resulting in a 12% increase since 2009
APS Dropout Rate, from 11.4% to 4.2%
take Algebra 1 or Geometry by 8th Grade
* The remaining 9% of students have enlisted in the military, pursued a trade or vocational education, or embarked on a career.
** Advance Studies diploma is Virginia's most rigorous diploma and paves the way for admission to a two or four year college.