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  • 2 National Merit Finalists in 2013
  • 1 Perfect SAT Score in 2013
  • Over 40 Advanced classes in grades 7 through 12
  • 2 perfect ACT scores in the last 3 years
  • Juniors and Seniors earned 199 dual credits or AP
  • 60% graduate with college credit
  • 100% of the class of 2013 went on to higher education
  • Average SAT score is over 1200
  • University Connection
  • ACT prep classes offered over the summer
  • Enrichment Academic Summer Experiences offered pre-k-12
  • Literary Journal, Notions, published annually
  • In house tutoring with a full time staff and director
  • Over ½ of 6th graders qualified for The Duke Talent Identification Program and scored in the 90th percentile
  • Many students take the ACT in the 7th grade
  • Over 300 computers available on campus for student use
  • 7 advanced classes offered for 7th and 8th graders in foreign language and math
  • 25 8th graders left with one or more high school credits in 2013
  • Fluid Math Movement program—students may move to higher levels based on achievement
  • Greek morphemes taught in 7th grade
  • Every MS student is required to take vocal and instrumental classes
  • Governor’s Award for Excellence, Environmental Studies
  • K-2 Language Block dedicated 90-120 minutes daily, uninterrupted
  • 3rd grade integrated curriculum
  • Hands on science labs at every level (ES) Pre-k through 4th collaborate with LU and HS students
  • Comprehensive curriculum mapping pk-12
  • Some pre-k students are reading at a 3rd grade level; reading specialists—assess k-2 3 times a year
  • Entire campus is wireless