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Sixth Grade Programming

Semester 1 & 2

Core Curriculum* 

  • Language Arts Reading 6 
  • Language Arts Writing 6 
  • 6th Math or 6th Accelerated Math 
  • Science 6 
  • World Geography

Required Electives* 

  • Art (Quarter) 
  • Music (Quarter) 
  • Physical Education (Semester; one Semester required) 

Exploratory Courses (If not in Band or Strings) - 6 week courses 
Three per semester, six total 

  • Discovering World Languages and Cultures 
  • Exploring Business, Marketing & Informational Technology 
  • Exploring Engineering & Industrial Technology 
  • Exploring Family and Consumer Science 
  • Introduction to Broadcasting/Video Technology, Speech, and Theatre 

Electives - Students may choose from the following electives to complete their schedule: 
Quarter = .25 units; Semester = .5 units; Year = 1.0 units 

  • Band or Strings (Year long in place of Exploratory Courses) 

*Required courses

Course Descriptions

Core Curriculum: 

All 6th grade students will automatically be enrolled in these classes.

Required Electives:

All students will take these electives.

Exploratory Courses:

Students take three six-week courses per semester if they do not participate in band or strings.

Electives (Band or Strings):

Students may take year-long band or strings courses in place of exploratory courses.