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Middle Grades

Please find the Middle Grades Schedule Change Request form below.

You may submit a request within the first 10 days of school. Please print, sign, and return to your child’s homeroom teacher. If the schedule change request can be granted you child’s homeroom teacher will give them the new schedule. If the schedule request cannot be granted, your child’s schedule will remain as is. The schedule changes are based on space available.

Schedule Change Request Form

 

For our 8th Grade students moving on to High School we have a page just for you:

8th Grade Students


Below is a list of electives for 2022-2023 . Click on the elective name for course description. 

Elective

Elective Information

Teacher Required

Art 1

Intro Class- Open to all 6th/7th/8th Graders

 

Art 2

Prerequisite of completing Art 1

X

Art 3

Completion of Art 1&2, Application required

X

Chorus 1 (Beginning Chorus)

Includes Music Theory No exp. necessary ***

 

Chorus 2 (Intermediate Chorus)

Prerequisite of Beginning Chorus or passing score on Sight Reading Exam. ***

X

Chorus 3 (Advanced Chorus)

Prerequisite of Beginning Chorus or passing score on Sight Reading Exam. ***

X

Musical Theatre 1

No Experience Necessary. Incudes singing, dancing, acting, reading and history.***

 

Theatre 3 (Conservatory)

By Audition Only ***

X

Introduction to Dance Tech

No experience necessary

 

Dance 1

By Audition Only ***

X

Dance 2

By Audition Only ***

X

Dance 4 (Dance Performance Ensemble)

By Audition Only ***

X

Theatre 1

No Experience Necessary

 

Theatre 2

Teacher Recommendation. Prerequisite of Theatre 1. 8th Graders exempt from Prerequisite by Teacher approval. ***

X

Intro to Technical Theatre

Set, Make-up and Costume Design. Prerequisite of Theatre 1. 8th Graders exempt from Prerequisite by Teacher approval. ***

X

PE

Mandatory unless PE waiver is provided.

 

Pers Car Sch 1  (J.R.O.T.C.  1)

Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps

 

Pers Car Sch 1    (J.R.O.T.C.  2)

Will be a combined class of year 2 and 3 students

 

Pers Car Sch 1    (J.R.O.T.C.  3)

Will be a combined class of year 2 and 3 students

 

Coding Fundamentals

Introduction to Coding

 

Orientation to Career Clusters

 

 

Business Keyboarding

 

 

Research 1 (Exploring Spanish)

 

 

Peer Coun 1 (Peer Mentoring)

8th Grade only

 

Research 2 (Study Hall)

Students that feel this will benefit them to keep up with work.

 

Team Sports

Basketball. Teacher approval required.

X

Band 1

Beginning Band *** No Experience Necessary

 

Band 2

Intermediate Band. Prerequisites Band 1 ***

X

Band 3

Advanced Band. Prerequisites Band 1 and 2 **

X

Band 4

Jazz Performance Ensemble. Percussion and Auxiliary players.  ***

X

Marine Science 1

8th Grade Only/ High School Credit

X

Experimental Science 1 Honors (Experimental Design )

8th Grade Only/ High School Credit/ Replaces 8th Grade Science Class.

X

Personal Development and Career Planning

8th Grade Only

 

* Note if you do not select PE as one of your top 3 choices, you are opting out of PE for your schedule. An additional form will be required and will be sent home the first week of school.

*** Performing Arts classes will have mandatory afterschool activities and rehearsal requirements.

FLVS Flex Program

Students who would like to take a course in FLVS Flex program need to get approval from the middle school counselor to do so. Please see Mrs. Burns to discuss your options. Students and parents need to complete the FLVS Approval form before Mrs. Burns will consider approving a course to be taken in FLVS Flex. Students who get approval will be able to take no more than 2 courses in FLVS Flex. Students will have to take the FLVS Flex course(s) from home.

FLVS Approval Form