8th Grade Transition to High School Plan


8th Grade Transition Plan 2022 - Website

February 7, 8, 9 - 8th grade students tour Nesbitt Discovery Academy (STEM High School in BCS) and Buncombe County Early College (at AB-Tech campus)

February 10 at 6:00 - Parent Night at EMS for students interested in NDA and BCEC - parents/students invited to attend information sessions on BCEC (6:00) and NDA (6:30) in EMS auditorium

February 18-25  - 8th grade teachers make recommendations for high school courses on their students’ EHS registration cards

February 22 at 6:00 - Open House night at EHS for parents/students

March 7-8 (snow dates are March 9-10) - EHS staff meet with 8th graders to give them information about high school classes and registration -  8th grade students receive copies of their registration cards with teacher recommendations on them

March 21-22 - 8th graders tour EHS and get information about elective class options

March 22 from 6:00-7:30 and March 24 from 6:00-7:30 - Open House nights at BCEC and NDA for parents/students interested

March 24-25 - EHS staff meet with 8th graders during first block at EMS - EHS staff meets with 8th graders to enter their course requests in PowerSchool

April 1 - Applications to BCEC and NDA due to be submitted on their school websites 


**** If you have any questions, please contact one of the following people:

8th Grade School Counselor - Jenay Wilson - [email protected]

8th Grade Assistant Principal - Andrea Britt - [email protected]