Palmer Incentive – Advanced Placement Mini School Enrichment Program
Welcome to Palmer’s Pre-AP Incentive Program website. Here you will receive periodic updates about the program, application information, and upcoming events. Please explore the various sections of this website or watch the video below to find out more about the academic focus of the program, as well as information about the many different trips, camps, activities and events that occur within the Pre-AP Incentive Program. If you have any questions, please click on “Contact”.
Learn more about the Pre-AP/Incentive program with our video overview.
Applications from Grade 7 students for entry to the September 2021 Incentive Grade 8 class are now CLOSED. Applications received after February 6, 2021 may or may not be processed depending on available exam spots. If you have applied after the deadline, please check your email for application status updates.
Following is a short video of student testimonials about their time and experiences within Palmer’s Incentive and AP programs.
APPLICATION DEADLINES AND DATES FOR INCENTIVE GRADE 8 ADMISSIONS
March 3, 2021 – Interviews for qualified, selected, and notified applicants
March 8, 2021 – Notification of acceptance for Incentive Program
March 12, 2021 – Deadline for accepted applicants to notify their acceptance of placement in the Incentive Program and to submit the Camp Deposit & Permission Form.
For more details regarding important deadlines, dates and application requirements, hover your cursor over see the Important Dates for Entry: September 2021 document here.
CONGRATULATIONS to Mr. Wong
Earlier this year, Mr. Wong, long time Palmer Pre-AP/Incentive program coordinator and Incentive math teacher, was awarded the prestigious McEwen Family Teacher Recognition Award by the UBC Faculty of Applied Science. Mr. Wong was nominated by a recent Incentive graduate for being an exemplary role model and for being a dedicated and inspiring teacher. The countless hours Mr. Wong has committed behind the scenes to support the Incentive program, the Incentive students, and the Palmer staff and community is a testament to his caring and kind nature. Please join us in celebrating and recognizing the contributions Mr. Wong has made.