Duluth Middle School​
C.A.T.S - Character, Achievement, Teamwork, Spirit

ATTENTION 8th Grade Parents:

8th Grade Articulation Timeline (Transition to 9th Grade)

January 18 - 25 Teachers begin discussion of Course Placement with students

January 26 - 31 Teachers begin Course Registration of current students

January 31 The Freshman Book sent home via Student

February 1 AP Geography and ACC Science Applications Due (If Applicable)

Week of February 12 9th Grade Counts Booklets and Course Recommendation forms sent home via Student

February 19 Rising 9th Grade "Meet & Greet" at Duluth High 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(Note: Turn in completed Course Recommendation Forms tonight)

February 21 Dreamer Applications Due (If Applicable)
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Week of March 15 Course Verification forms sent home via student

April 16 Carnegie Unit Meeting at Duluth High 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Week of April 23 Final Course Verification forms sent home via student

May 23 Final Deadline for Schedule Change Request

(Note: All schedule change request must be made directly with the high school.
Please call LaWanda Davis for assistance at 770-232-3367)

Duluth High School has special programs specifically designed for incoming 9th graders (AP Human Geography, Accelerated Science, Accelerated Language Arts, Advanced Art, and DREAMS Academy).  A short description of each of these programs is available on the DHS website under the Academics tab and then Curriculum.  Click here to go to the DHS website.

There is an early online application process for AP Human Geography and Accelerated Science.   The early application window is open from December 6th – December 18th.
If your student is interested, the online registration and a corresponding video with more information about the process, as well as information about each program can be obtained by clicking on the link below.

DHS Carnegie Unit Parent Meeting

Carnegie Unit Summary and Flow Chart

DREAMS Academy - Rising Duluth HS Students

AP Geography and Accelerated Science Courses