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    Academics at Thurgood Marshall

    Bilingual Program (ELL)

    Bilingual services include English language programs, bilingual instructional assistants who support students with limited English proficiency, and assistance with referrals to health care, employment, and legal services. Click here to read more.

    Advanced Learning Opportunity Program (ALO)

    ALOs are District-supported individual school-based programs for students identified as needing more academic challenges. All students who are District-identified for Highly Capable Services or Spectrum, as well as teacher-identified students at ALO schools, may participate. These students are typically clustered in classrooms to provide appropriate differentiation and acceleration. Click here to read more.

    Highly Capable Cohort (HCC)

    Highly Capable Services are designed for students identified as Highly Capable to provide advanced curricula as well as support their social and emotional needs all the way through graduation. Highly Capable Services include a self-contained path called the Highly Capable Cohort (formerly known as the Accelerated Progress Program or APP), which provides a rigorous curriculum in language arts, mathematics, science and social studies. The curriculum is presented at an accelerated learning pace and/or advanced level of complexity and depth, requiring students to perform significantly above grade level. Click here to read more.

    PEACE Academy

    The PEACE Academy is the Preschool and Elementary Autism Center for Education, a Special Education Program based on educating students with disabilities in the least restrictive environment. Each student has access to an appropriate learning environment and an opportunity for education with non-disabled students to the maximum extent appropriate at his or her chosen school or at a site as close as possible to his or her neighborhood school.