Course Catalog / Curriculum (Academics)

  •  6th Grade Academic Courses Math 1

    • Math 1 Advanced
    • Math 2 Advanced (must pass district placement test)
    • Reading 6
    • R.E.A.C.H. Reading & Research 6
    • Language Arts 6
    • R.E.A.C.H. Language Arts 6
    • World Cultures
    • Gifted World Cultures 
    • Comprehensive Science 1*
    • Gifted Comprehensive Science 1*

    7th Grade Academic Courses

    • Math 2
    • Math 2 Advanced
    • Gifted Math 2 Advanced
    • Algebra 1 Honors (HS credit)
    • Reading 7
    • R.E.A.C.H. Reading & Research 7
    • Language Arts 7
    • R.E.A.C.H. Language Arts 7
    • Civics
    • Gifted Civics
    • Comprehensive Science 2*
    • Gifted Comprehensive Science 2*

    8th Grade Academic Courses

    • Pre-Algebra
    • Algebra 1 (HS credit)
    • Algebra 1 Honors (HS credit)
    • Geometry Honors (HS credit)
    • Advanced Math at BHS (test score required, HS credit)
    • Reading 8
    • R.E.A.C.H. Reading & Research 8
    • Language Arts 8
    • R.E.A.C.H. Language Arts 8
    • US History and Career Planning
    • Gifted US History and Career Planning
    • Comprehensive Science 3*
    • Gifted Comprehensive Science 3*

    * The science curriculum is transitioning from a yearlong focus on individual branches to a comprehensive study at each grade level. The curriculum for 7th and 8th grade students will be modified to reflect the middle school instruction they have already received.  By the end of 8th grade all students will have received a full year of instruction in each branch.  The transition, based on each students 2018-19 grade level, is outlined below.

    • 6th Grade:  Comprehensive study beginning the 2018-19 school year
    • 7th Grade:  6th & 7th grade Life science and 7th grade Physical science during the 2018-19 school year;  6th & 8th grade Physical science and 8th grade Life science 2019-20 school year
    • 8th Grade:  Physical science for the  2018-19 school year


     

Course Catalog / Curriculum (Elective)

  • Electives Overview

    • Art / Advanced Art 
    • Beginning Spanish / Spanish 1
    • Band 
    • Chorus
    • HOPE
    • Information & Communications Technology (ICT) 1 
    • Musical/Theatre 
    • Office Aide / Media Aide / Team Aide / Yearbook Aide 
    • Personal Development 
    • Physical Education / Advanced Physical Education

    For elective details and grade level offerings, please see Elective Options 2018-2019