Advanced Academics Program (AAP)

Information regarding AAP at Twain

In Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), gifted services are available to students who exhibit exceptional performance capability in academic, intellectual, and creative endeavors through Advanced Academic Programs (AAP). When a student is screened for AAP, the school division considers a student’s performance in the four core academic subject areas of language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. FCPS also considers the diverse characteristics and behaviors associated with giftedness determined by multiple comprehensive assessments. More information can be found online at

If interested in applying, please check back soon for 2019-20 dates!

Forms can be found online at

For additional questions, please contact:

Mrs. Flood-Wright, Mark Twain School Counselor at 703.313.3741 or

You can also contact the AAP Office at or 571.423.4740

FCPS Elementary Advanced Academics

See more detailed information, including forms,

Testing and Identification Timeline

See timeline information for the upcoming school year.