There are many articulation strategies that can be used to ensure that adequate preparation, foreshadowing,and communication for students occurs during the spring prior to the transition. Please remember this is an interactive, dynamic process involving school staff, families, students, and community partners.

Supporting Resources Descriptions
High Level Overview of Transition The calendar provides a suggested overview timeline of when key actions should occur to support student transitions.
Transition Plan, with Example Transition Plan FAQ The Transition Plan includes an introduction, the blank plan template, an example plan, and a cover page for the example plan.
Every middle school offers student orientation as a strategy to prepare all students for middle school. The purpose of these slides is to have consistent information delivered to rising 6th grade students in the Spring of their 5th grade year. These slides are to be used as a reference for middle schools as they orient future 6th graders. The required content will afford us consistency of information shared with our incoming middle schoolers and allow for easier transitions for students who may transfer internally.
Every high school offers student orientation as a strategy to prepare all students for high school. The purpose of these slides is to have consistent information delivered to rising 9th grade students in the Spring of their 8th grade year. These slides are to be used as a reference for high schools as they orient future 9th graders. The required content will afford us consistency of information shared with our incoming high schoolers and allow for easier transitions for students who may transfer internally.