CHS APPs Program Information

Attention RHMS 8th Grade Students,

The Advanced Placement Power Scholars (APPS) Application Information and Instructions 2021-2022 can be found below. 

The APPS application will consist of the following:
1. Student information
2. Student essay response
3. Teacher Recommendations
4. Counselor Documentation (MAP-R RIT Score & Cumulative GPA)

You are responsible for completing the information component and essay component of the application. You are also responsible for communicating with teachers in order to organize recommendations and communicating with your counselor to request testing and GPA information.

Step One: Student Essay
Draft a response to one of the two prompts on the next page.

Step Two: Student Information
Copy and paste the essay you completed during step one of the application in the appropriate section of the google form. Be prepared to include the names of the three teachers you will ask for recommendations.

Step Three: Teacher Recommendation
Contact three teachers asking them to complete a recommendation to the program on your behalf. Once they have accepted, send them the link for the google form.

Step Four: Counselor Verification
Contact your 8th grade counselor, Mrs. Michele McCagg, Michele_M_Subock@mcpsmd.org and request that she completes the google form to include your MAP-R RIT score and cumulative GPA.