Middle School Check List

  • Check ListPrepare for the Duke TIPS program by preparing and taking SAT® or ACT®
    • Many 7th or 8th grade students have the chance to participate in the Duke University Talent Identification Program® (TIP). The program identifies academically talented students and offers special programs, recognition, and educational opportunities. As part of this program, students take the SAT® exam in December or January of the 7th or 8th
  • Learn how to study
  • Prepare for private high school entrance exam
  • Prepare to take honors and AP® classes in high school
  • Get involved. Show leadership. Do community service.