School Year 2017-2018

8th Grade Homeroom

Honors Math Grades 5 to 8

Student Council Moderator

MathCounts Coach

ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA HONORS MATH PROGRAM CRITERIA

FOR ADMISSIONStudents being admitted to the Elementary Honors Math Program mustmeet thefollowing criteria:1. Consistent scores of 90 or above in Math Composite Score for Standardized Testing.(National Percentiles)

2. Consistent scores of 85 or above in the Reading Comprehension test of theStandardized Testing.3. Evidence of above average performances on Mathematics Level Mastery Tests(Diocesan Level Testing). Students admitted from other programs/schools shouldbe tested using back copies of the level tests.

4. Consistent grades of 90 or above in Mathematics on the report card.5. Cognitive Skills Index falling in the Range of 125 in the Terra Nova Test.

This criteria is not arbitrary. Students not meeting these criteria are notto be admittedto the program.

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