COMPASS - Gifted and Accelerated

COMPASS - Gifted and Accelerated Learning North Branch Area Schools is very excited to continue it's Gifted and Accelerated initiative into the 2021-2022 school year for 3nd through 8th-grade students, The COMPASS (Creating Opportunities to Meet Potential And Stretch Skills) program was established in 2017 and has been designed to uniquely meet the needs of our gifted/accelerated learners.

3rd and 4th grade teams - Housed in North Branch Elementary - Accelerated Curriculum - Technology Integration (Chromebooks) - Project-Based Learning

5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Teams - Housed in the Ruth Fox Middle School - Accelerated Curriculum - Technology integration (IPADS, Chromebooks) - Project-Based Learning

Upcoming informational events and deadlines

- Virtual Informational Open-house (May 6:00 @ NBE) - Presentation - Break Out-Sessions: -Multi-Age Classroom (MAC) (2nd/3rd)
 -3 teacher teams -COMPASS Overview -Bridges Math Curriculum -Making Meaning ELA Curriculum

Slides from the Openhouse on May 20, 2021
NOTE: Current COMPASS Students do not need to apply

Application Process

  1. Complete and submit the COMPASS application found here: 2020-2021 Application

For more information on the COMPASS program, please visit the open house or contact Mrs. Rae by email at [email protected] or by phone at (810) 688-3042.