Advanced Academics Program

Advanced Academics Program at Dranseville Elementary School

Level IV Referral Deadline: January 9, 2020

Parents of students in grades 2-7 may refer for full-time Level IV placement.

AA Program Overview: Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) Advanced Academic Programs provide challenging learning experiences that are designed to meet the unique learning profile of a broad range of advanced learners. Through a continuum of opportunities, students engage in complex subject matter, preparing them for more challenging and rigorous classes as they advance in grade level. Children identified for FCPS advanced academic services exhibit exceptional performance capability in academic, intellectual, and creative endeavors. In order to meet their needs and develop to their potential, these learners require a differentiated curriculum. To see more information about the different services offered at Dranesville, including our full-time advanced academic services (Level IV) now offered in grades 3-6, please go to the following link: https://www.fcps.edu/academics/elementary-school-academics-k-6/advanced-academics

AA Referrals Forms may be downloaded from the AA website: https://www.fcps.edu/index.php/registration/advanced-academics-identification-and-placement/elementary-school/current-fcps (scroll all the way to the bottom for the forms). Please turn forms into the office.

AA Program Parent Information Meeting There will be a parent information session regarding Fairfax County's programs for Advanced Academics held on October 24th from 6:00-7:30 PM. The focus will be for parents with current 2nd grade students; however all parents are welcome to attend.  Information will be provided about levels of service offered at Dranesville, as well as information about the screening processes for part-time, school-based services, as well as Level IV services. The meeting is open to all K-6 parents.

Please contact the school (703)326-5200, if you have any questions regarding this event or AAP services in general.

More Information: https://www.fcps.edu/index.php/resources/family-engagement/advanced-academic-aap-family-resources