About Us


Crossroads Accelerated Academy is an accelerated middle school designed for students who are over aged in 7th and 8th.

What we offer:

  • Project-based classroom instruction
  • Safe learning environment with climate support team
  • 8th/9th program earns up to 7 high school credits
  • Technology: Mac lab, Chromebook cart for each class, Smartboards in every room, WHYY Media hub
  • Renovated building with AC
  • School day running 8:45am – 2:20pm
  • After-school tutoring and clubs
  • Merit-based field trips and incentives
  • Nurse, counselor and PATH therapy services

Who we seek:

  • Motivated students who want to complete TWO grades in ONE school year.
  • Students entering 7th grade in fall 2019 at 13 years or older
  • Students entering 8th grade in fall of 2019 at 14 years or older
  • Students who want to attend a selective high school of their choice


Enrollment and Eligibility:

  • Have successfully completed 6th and/or 7th grade
  • Students with ELL services- must be bridging or emerging ELL
  • Students who have been through the 21 process on a case by case basis
  • All students with IEPs and/or PTEs must be in completed and in compliance prior to scheduling an interview
  • Students who receive Special Education:Specific Learning Disability
    • Other Health Impairment
    • Speech/Language Pathology
    • Hearing Support and Audiology
    • Occupational and Physical Therapy
    • Vision, Orientation and Mobility Support
    • Assistive Technology
    • School Based Counseling
    • Psychological Services
    • Transportation