Middle School Curriculum

Mathematics on the playground

The Middle School program is comprehensive and is designed for students at this particular age and stage of development.

The following courses are required:

  • Humanities (English and
    Social Studies)
  • Science
  • Math
  • French
  • Mandarin (Grade 6)
  • Visual Art
  • Choir
  • Physical and Health Education
  • Digital Learning and Literacy
  • Exploratory (mini units offered in four rotations over the school year)

While also required, students choose:

  • One music course - band or strings
  • One additional language (Grades 7 and 8) - Mandarin, Communication Skills or Computer Science (programming and robotics)

Many extensions to the curriculum are offered through a rich variety of programs and activities. Some examples are: Art Club, Eco-Warriors, Jazz Band, LEGO Robotics Club, Math Challengers, Marine Science Club, Media Club, Model UN, Outdoor Education, Student Council, Technology Club, WEB Leaders, and WE Schools.