Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Franklin High School

Home of the Quakers

5405 SE Woodward | Portland, OR 97206
Phone: (503) 916-5140 | Fax: (503) 916-2694

Acceleration Options

Acceleration

 

Differentiation strategies implemented in our classrooms:

 

Curriculum compacting

● Depth/Complexity

● Flexible grouping

● Higher level questioning

● Independent projects, acceleration through AP & Honors classes are also available.

● Tiered Instruction

● Using pre-assessments to inform instruction

 

 

Acceleration is determined in the following ways:

 

● Through parent, student, and counselor recommendations and expressed interest in advanced work

● If student is working above grade level in two or more academic subject areas

● If student can demonstrate proficiency on Pre and Post Assessments

Options for Acceleration

 

● APDual credit courses

● Credit by Exam

● Enrollment in both on & off (beyond age level peers) campus classes

● Honors (subject acceleration in classroom using advanced materials/curriculum)

● Online courses

 

Off Campus Acceleration Options:

Additional services available for TAG students:

  • Advanced Scholars Program
  • Constitutional Law Team
  • Drama
  • Mock Trial Program

  

Students that wish to access acceleration options can do so by talking with their counselor, teachers, and/or administrator.