Academic Planning

Information for Rising 9th Graders

Course Selection Information

Topic Information Links
How to Select Courses

– All students will receive a paper Course Request Form (CRF) from the high school they are identified to move to next year.

– This year students will be choosing classes either with a paper Course Request Form (CRF) or using Naviance.

– Forms must be filled out with a parent

– Students will bring their CRF to teachers to consult and have teacher sign off on their recommendations for next year.

High School Course Request Forms Courses will be selected with the CRF or through Naviance Course Planner. Grade level counselors will wals student through the process

Yorktown:  Course Request Form PDE – 9th grade CRF 2021-22

W & L: Course Request Form PDF – W and L 9th – CRF

Wakefield: Course Request Form PDF – Wakefield 9th grade CRF

Program of Studies List of all classes and course descriptions High School 2022-2023
Elective Videos Videos of teachers describing what is in courses Yorktown Elective Video Page

Important Dates

 Event 

  Date and Time 

 Location 

WMS Academic Planning Night
(Course Information)
For Rising 6th, 7th, 8th Grade Parents

(Current 8th grade families will need to attend high school events)

January 12, 2022
7 – 8:30 PM

Virtual – MS Teams Links:

Rising 6th (Current 5th grade)

Rising 7th (Current 6th grade)

Rising 8th (Current 7th grade)

Washington Liberty HS Visit to WMS
(8th Grade Students who have applied to WL)

TBD Virtual

Yorktown Academic Planning Night
For Rising 9th Grade Families

TBD

 

Virtual

Yorktown HS Visit to WMS
(Current 8th Graders)

Yorktown Counselors will visit WMS 2/3 & 2/4 for presentations WMS

Washington Liberty Academic Planning NightFor Rising 9th Grade Families

Virtual

Washington Liberty Academic Planning Night
For Rising 9th Grade Families

Virtual

H-B Woodlawn Host Accepted Rising 9th Graders
(Current 8th Graders Accepted via Lottery)

General Middle School Options & Transfers Application Information for School Year 2022-23 

Option Middle Schools & Programs Application Timeline
Application Window: OPEN Nov. 2, 2020 – Jan. 15, 2021
Lottery Jan. 29, 2021
Lottery Notification Feb. 8, 2021
Accept/Decline Feb. 22, 2021
Middle School Neighborhood Transfers Application Timeline
Application Window: CLOSED Feb. 22, 2021 – March 15, 2021
Lottery March 22, 2021
Lottery Notification March 30, 2021
Accept/Decline April 9, 2021

High School Options and Transfers Timelines

Option High Schools & Programs Application Timeline
Application Window: OPEN Nov. 2, 2020 – Jan. 15, 2021
Lottery Jan. 29, 2021
Lottery Notification Feb. 8, 2021
Accept/Decline Feb. 22, 2021
High School Neighborhood Transfers Application Timeline
Application Window: CLOSED Feb. 22, 2021 – March 15, 2021
Lottery March 22, 2021
Lottery Notification March 30, 2021
Accept/Decline April 9, 2021