Advanced Academics and Talent Development

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Welcome to Advanced Academics at Long Branch Elementary!  Please take a look through the helpful links in the menu on the left to discover more about what Long Branch has to offer our growing scholars.  Celine Clark, the school’s Advanced Academics Coach (AAC), is thrilled to support teachers and students in higher-level thinking and learning. Feel free to contact Ms. Clark regarding specific questions about your child or services at Long Branch.

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Advanced Academic Coach

General Overview

Logo for Department of Advanced Academics, Talent Development, and Young Scholars Model, Arlington Public SchoolsArlington Public Schools is dedicated to maximizing the strengths and potential of all students so they may become self-confident, well-rounded, responsible and productive citizens. Many gifted and advanced students need opportunities to think abstractly, work at various rates and levels of complexity, and pursue tasks independently. In addition, students eligible for gifted services need opportunities to learn with others of like abilities, as well as opportunities to develop social relationships with others of all abilities. For more resources and information about gifted services and advanced academics in Arlington, please visit the APS Advanced Academics page.