SCIENCE

Science classes with:

bulletHands-on science and in-class labs

bulletScientific writing and investigation

bulletScience Fair

bulletDissections

bulletOutdoor School for 6th graders

MATH 

Challenging math classes; Algebra and high school credit offered.

HUMANITIES BLOCK (LANGUAGE ARTS & SOCIAL STUDIES)

with projects like:

bulletNovel writing and writing in many genres

bulletMultimedia current events projects

bulletClose reading of informational texts and novels

bulletRole plays (e.g., medieval serf/knight/lord; samurai; Constitutional Convention members)

bulletExploration of social justice topics including:

Social Studies field trips to Mercy Corps to learn about the Syrian refugee crisis; and through NE Portland to see the impacts of redlining and discrimination.

And that’s just a hint of the core classes!