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  • All 8th grade students will take English, math, science, and world geography.
  • Yearlong exploratory classes include: band, choir, Spanish I and physical education. All other exploratory classes meet for twelve weeks.  Physical Education can be taken for either twelve weeks or all year. 
  • Students in the 8th grade who do not have P. E. or recess as part of their class schedule; P. E. is an exploratory in the 8th grade.
  • Spanish I is a high school credit class.
  • 8th Grade Exploratory Descriptions 
  • All 7th grade students will take English, math, science and civics.
  • Yearlong exploratory classes include: band and choir. Choir is also offered as a semester class.  All of the other exploratory classes meet for nine weeks.
  • Students who wish to take band must pick either returning - was in band all year 2020-2021 - or basic - did not take band in 2020-2021 or dropped band due to COVID-19 difficulties. 
  • 7th Grade Exploratory Descriptions
  • 7th graders are required to have a Tdap as well as a meningococcal conjugate vaccine prior to entry for the 2021-2022 school year.
  • All 6th grade students will take English, math, science and U. S. History.
  • All sixth grade students must take keyboarding and Middle School 101
  • Band meets all year and 6th grade is the only time you can sign up for band.
  • Choir meets for a semester (half a year).
  • All of the other exploratory classes meet for nine-weeks.
  • Students do not have to take Spanish in order to take Spanish I in the 8th grade.
  • 6th Grade Exploratory Descriptions
  • Additional Information about Band - Band Recruitment Video and Band Letter.
  • Additional Information about Choir - Why Join Chorus?
  • 6th Grade Orientation Presentation