UPDATED April 10, 2017

The identification of 7th grade students who qualify for the Duke Talent Search begin in August/September of each year. 


Duke Talent Search 2016-2017 (previous years results below) 123 AMCMS 7th grade students qualified 2016-2017
 
The Duke Talent Search or the Duke Talent Identification Program (TIP) identifies academically talented students. These students are identified in September for this program.

Who can participate?  Students must meet the following criteria : 1) be in the 7th grade 2) have scored at the 95th percentile or higher on an acceptable subtest of a grade-level achievement or approved state criterion-referenced test.

Applications for students who qualify for the Duke Talent Search will be mailed for AMCMS students on Wednesday, September 15, 2017

Many tests can be used to identify students that are eligible for the Duke Talent Search. Please contact the counselors office if you think your student should qualify but have not received information by September 25, 2017

Additional information can be found at  http://www.tip.duke.edu or http://www.tip.duke.edu/7guide

What if my student did not qualify for Duke talent Search but I am still interested in having them participate?
  The Talent Identification Program welcome students who wish to join the Duke TIP even if they are not able to participate in the annual 7th grade Talent Search. This independent registration method is called TIP OPTION. Please view the following web address for additional information: http://www.tip.duke.edu/node/153

Results for AMCMS Duke Talent search 
2016-2017

123     7th grade students qualified
40       7th graders participated   (28 took SAT, 12 took ACT) 
18       received State recognition  (11 took SAT, 7 took ACT) 
2       received National recognition (1 took SAT,  1 took ACT) 
26         Qualified for Center for Summer Studies
 
Results for AMCMS Duke Talent search 
2015-2016

121
     7th grade students qualified
38       7th graders participated   (26 took SAT, 12 took ACT) 
19        received State recognition  (12 took SAT, 7 took ACT) 
5        received National recognition (2 took SAT,  3 took ACT) 
20         Qualified for Center for Summer Studies

 
Results for AMCMS Duke Talent search 2014-2015

112     7th grade students qualified
35        7th graders participated   (27 took SAT, 8 took ACT) 
12        received State recognition  (10 took SAT, 2 took ACT) 
3        received National recognition (3 took SAT,  0 took ACT) 
10         Qualified for Center for Summer Studies
 
Results for AMCMS Duke Talent search 2013-2014
 
123 7th grade students qualified
42   7th graders participated    (32 took SAT,  9  took ACT) 
24    received State recognition  ( 17  took SAT,  7  took ACT) 
2    received National recognition   ( 2  took SAT, 0  took ACT) 

Results for AMCMS Duke Talent search 2012-2013
 
147 7th grade students qualified
41   7th graders participated    (34 took SAT,  7  took ACT) 
21    received State recognition  ( 17  took SAT,  4  took ACT) 
2    received National recognition   ( 2  took SAT, 0  took ACT) 

Results for AMCMS Duke Talent Search 2011-2012

190     7th grade students qualified
68    7th graders participated    (58 took SAT, 10 took ACT) 
25   received State recognition  (20 took SAT, 5 took ACT) 
4    received National recognition   (4 took SAT, 0 took ACT) 

2010-2011 Duke results

119     7th grade students qualified
57    7th graders participated (49 took SAT, 8 took ACT)
35    received State recognition (31 took SAT, 4 took ACT)
8    received National recognition (6 took SAT, 2 took ACT)