7 - Course Breakdown

  • REQUIRED COURSES
    Seventh Grade Course Offerings
    The following courses are required and each make up one period of a student’s seven-period schedule:

    • English/Language Arts 7
    • Math 7, Math 8, or Algebra (based on District placement criteria)
    • Physical Education/Health 7
    • Science 7
    • Social Studies 7 or Gifted Social Studies 7 (based on District placement criteria)

    ELECTIVE COURSES
    Students may choose from the following courses to complete their schedule.
    Fine Arts - Semester Courses

    • Art1
    • Drama 1

    Music - Full-Year Courses

    • Band7
    • Choir 7
    • Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced Orchestra (based on District placement criteria)

    Practical Arts - Semester Courses
    World Languages - Full-Year Courses
    These classes are high school level courses. T​herefore,​ t​hese classes are for students who are able to manage the pace and workload of high school courses.

    • French 1
    • German 1
    • Spanish 1

    Math 8 - Full Year Course
    (Students who did not meet the placement criteria to enroll in Math 8 may take it as an elective course.)
    Algebra​ ​- Full-Year Course
    (Students who did not meet the placement criteria to enroll in Algebra may take it as an elective course.)

    Sustainability - Full-Year Course

    Study Skills - Semester Course

    OTHER COURSE OFFERINGS

    Students must qualify for these classes in order to be enrolled in these full-year courses.

    • Gifted Fine Arts (GFA)
    • Special Education