English Language Arts

The following criteria are used for placement in English 9H:

  • An average grade of A to A+ (at least 93) in Grade 8 English for Terms 1 and 2
  • Placement of “mid- or above grade level” on January 2023 iReady diagnostic
  • A score of 515 or higher on the Grade 7 ELA MCAS exam
  • 8th grade teacher recommendation based on work habits (quality of work, effort, homework completion)
  • Outstanding skills in writing

View full criteria for Grade 9 Honors Placement