The Middle School curriculum is an American Education Reaches Out (AERO) standards-based education program.  Teachers teach standards-based student learning and assessments.

The curriculum is composed of the following core subjects

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies,
  • Spanish (for both native and foreign language speakers). 

The following non-core subjects provide a comprehensive and robust curriculum:

  • Art
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Technology (which is integrated in all subject areas)
  • We offer an innovative wheel program where seventh and eighth-grade students can select up to 4 courses (1 each quarter) to explore an interest, examine new areas to develop skills, and try out new ideas. These offerings change based on student interest. Courses offered currently include:
    • Debate
    • Computer Programming
    • Technology Apps
    • Research Writing
    • along with Art, Music, Choir, Technology and support classes.
English Courses Math Courses Science Courses
 Reading 5 & 6 Math 5 & 6 Science 5 & 6
 Language Art 5 Math 7 Int Science 7
 Language Art 6 Pre-Algebra 1 Science 8
 English 7 Pre-Algebra 7/8 **Project-Based Science 7
 English 8 Algebra 1 **Project-Based Science 8
 *Reading Skills 5 Geometry  
 *Reading Skills 6 *Math Skills 5  
 *English Support 7 *Math Skills 6 Social Studies
 *English Support 8 *Math Support 7 Social Study 5
 *English EFL MS *Math Support 8 Social Study 6
 **English Honors 7 **Algebra 1 Honors Geography/Civics 7
 **English Honors 8 **Geometry Honors US/PA History 8
     
 Spanish Courses Other Courses Phsycial Education
 Spanish 1A & 1b Art 5 & 6 PE 5 & 6
 Spanish 3 FL Art Wheel 7 PE 7
 Spanish 5 NL Art Wheel 8 PE 8
 Spanish 7 Lit Choir 7  
 Spanish 7 NL Choir 8  
 Spanish 8 Lit Computer Program 7  
 Spanish 8 NL Debate 8  
 Spanish Advance 4 Media/Computer 5  
 Spanish Beg 1 Media/Computer 6  
 Spanish Beg 2 Music 5  
 Spanish C FL Music 6  
 Spanish Int 3 Music Wheel 7  
 Spanish Lev 2 Music Wheel 8  
 Spanish NL 6 Tech Apps 7 *SUPPORT CLASSES
  Tech Apps 8

**ADVANCED CLASSES