Middle School Advanced Academic Programs

  • Middle School Advanced Academic StudentsCambridge Secondary I Curriculum

    Bayard, Gauger-Cobbs, Kirk, and Shue-Medill Middle Schools
     
    At the middle school level, schools and programs serving students in grades 6-8 offer an advanced academic curriculum based on the Cambridge Secondary I Program in English, Global Perspectives (Social Studies), and Science, as well as advanced mathematics courses that allow 7th and 8th grade students to earn high school credits. The Cambridge Program is part of a global learning community of 10,000 schools that also offers opportunities to link with other schools around the world. The new middle school Cambridge curriculum will prepare students for any of the academically advanced programs offered at all three Christina high schools.

    • Grades 6, 7 and 8
    • Cambridge Program
      • English Language Arts (ELA)
      • Science
      • Global Perspectives (Social Studies)
    • Advanced Math Courses: Core Plus, Integrated Math (IM) I and II (high school credit is available for IM courses)
    • 5th Graders receiving Elementary Advanced Academic Program services will transfer into the Cambridge Program for 6th Grade