6 - Course Offerings

  • The following courses are required and each make up one period of a student’s seven-period schedule:

    • English Language Arts 6
    • Math 6 or Math 7 (based on District placement criteria)
    • Science 6
    • Social Studies 6 or Gifted Social Studies 6 (based on District placement criteria)
    • Physical Education/Health 6

    ELECTIVE COURSES
    Two elective courses will complete a student’s seven-period schedule. Students may choose one of the following combination of classes:

    • two music classes,
    • one music class and one discovery wheel, or
    • two discovery wheels.

    Music

    • Band 6
    • Choir 6
    • Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced Orchestra (based on District placement criteria)

    Humanities Discovery Wheel

    • World Languages
    • Drama Discovery
    • Family and Consumer Sciences Discovery
    • Music Discovery

    STEAM Discovery Wheel

    • Elements of Engineering
    • Makerspace
    • Visual Art
    • Intro to Computer Science

    Gifted Fine Arts
    Students who meet district criteria for GFA will take this class as a semester or full-year elective. If electing to take GFA for a semester, students will select two classes from one of the wheels to fill the other semester. If electing to take GFA for a full-year, students will select the class twice when entering their elective requests into the Student Information System.