Single Subject Acceleration

  • SSA Testing Spring 2021

    Students meeting qualifying criteria in grades K‐7 can take advanced academic content in mathematics or English Language Arts through Single Subject Acceleration (SSA). This ensures opportunities for appropriate levels of academic challenge.​
    York's window for requesting an assessment for the 2020-21 school year is Feb 22-March 22.
    The testing window is  April 7-April 28
    If you would like to request SSA testing please complete this form.

    Mrs. Russo, York's AIG teacher, will be hosting virtual parent meetings about SSA on Wednesday March 3rd at 1:00 and 6:00. Here is the link to the meetings: https://meet.google.com/sew-oyjr-jzk

  • Single Subject Acceleration

    Students meeting qualifying criteria in grades K‐7 can take advanced academic content in mathematics or English Language Arts through Single Subject Acceleration (SSA). This ensures opportunities for appropriate levels of academic challenge. Only students who are currently enrolled and attending a WCPSS school during the open nomination and testing window are eligible to be considered for SSA.

    Test Request Deadlines

    Test Requests for the 2021-22 school year must be submitted during your school’s calendar deadline.

    •  Traditional Calendar Schools, Year-Round Track 4, Barwell ES, Fox & Walnut Creek ES: March 22, 2021
    •  Leadership Academies: March 29, 2021
    •  Modified Calendar Schools: April 2, 2021

     

    Testing Windows

    Students will be tested for the 2021-22 during the testing windows indicated below. No requests for testing outside these windows will be accepted. 

    • Traditional Calendar Schools: April 7 - April 28, 2021
    • All Other Schools: April 19 - May 7, 2021

    Your request for testing must be documented and provided to the AIG Teacher. The request must clearly indicate which one subject you wish for your child to be tested. Below are the SSA Test Request Forms.

    Test Request Form (ENG)

    Test Request Form (ESP)

    Reach out to the SSA Contact at your child’s school with any questions.

     

     

Nomination Window

York's nomination window is February 22nd-March 22nd.