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Pre-Advanced Placement

Program Description

Pre-Advanced Placement is closing at the end of the school year. Academic Enrichment programming is available to junior high students for the 2022-23 school year. 

Pre-Advanced Placement is an internationally recognized program that provides junior high students with academically rigorous programming.


  • Develop academic skills in a challenging learning environment
  • Demonstrate personal responsibility, diligence and self-discipline


  • Improved ability to handle rigorous and advanced coursework
  • Improved work and study skills
  • Familiarity working at an accelerated pace
  • Preparation for academic programming in Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate 

Program delivery 

  • In-depth study of advanced concepts
  • Instruction delivered at an accelerated pace
  • An application process for some schools


To be eligible for this programming, students must be:    

  • Enrolled in Grades 7 to 9
  • Motivated to achieve and enjoy challenges

Contact a school offering Pre-Advanced Placement for information about eligibility and programming options.

Alberta curriculum

All Edmonton Public Schools programming is based on curriculum determined by Alberta Education. Students enrolled in Pre-Advanced Placement will receive the same high-quality education offered in all of our programs.


Edmonton Transit is the preferred method of transportation. For more information about busing, contact a school offering Pre-Advanced Placement or call Student Transportation 780-429-8585. 


Elementary 2022—23

Junior High 2022—23

Senior High 2022—23