Academic Advisement at Thomas Jefferson

Academic Advisement is designed to assist students and families in successfully navigating the PreK-12 school experience in Arlington Public Schools (APS). School Counselors meet with students to discuss course options, high school credits and monitor academic progression.  The following tools are used to by your grade level counselor:

Academic Advisement Resources

Parent Information Night Presentations:

Rising 6th Graders: TJMS Grade 6 Course Information Night SY 20-21

Rising 7th & 8th Graders: TJMS Grades 7-8 Course Information Night SY 20-21

Course Request Forms:

6th Grade Course Request Form (CRF)

7th Grade Course Request Form (CRF)

8th Grade Course Request Form (CRF)

Academic Planning Map:

Academic Planning Map: Use this document to keep track of credits/courses Academic Planning Map

Student Academic Planning Guide: APS AcademicPlanning Map

Program of Studies:

The Program of Studies is written for students and families to outline general information to guide course selection and academic advisement.