There are six academic periods per day, 55-minutes long and 3 minutes between classes. Generally, core classes are single grade level, differentiation is based on academic needs. Many elective classes are mixed-grade classes. Students receive ongoing feedback via email and online on Synergy, and progress reports.
|CLASSES OFFERED||6th Grade||7th Grade||8th Grade|
|Math||5 x week||5 x week||5 x week|
|Science||5 x week||5 x week||5 x week|
|Social Studies||5 x week||5 x week||5 x week|
|Language Arts||5 x week||5 x week||5 x week|
|Physical Education + plus option of 5 x week elective||1 x week+||1 x week+||1 x week+|
|Art||1 x week||1 x week||1 x week|
|Library/Research||1 x week||1 x week||1 x week|
|Skills for Academic Success||2 x week||2 x week||2 x week|
|Spanish||–||–||5 x week*|
|Service Learning||Field trip every late-start opening|
|Electives||5 x week||5 x week||5 x week|
*If chosen as elective. High school credit if C or better. Progress reports are given out every three weeks.