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

Rising 6th Grade Course Information Night for Rising 6th Graders: February 6 at 6:30 PM     JOIN HERE

TJMS Rising 6th Course Info Night (1)                     TJMS Rising 6th Course Info Night (Spanish flyer)

TJMS Rising 6th Course Selection FAQ

View our previous Middle School Course Information Night for the 22-23 School Year

2022-23 SY Course Request Forms:

Grade 6 Course Request Form (CRF)

Grade 7 Course Request Form (CRF)

Grade 8 Course Request Form (CRF)


Academic Planning Map:

Academic Planning: Visit Naviance to view/edit your child’s Plan of Study

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.

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