Middle School Electives

Basic Computer

Introduction to typing and/or Microsoft Office skills. Students learn the proper form and placement needed to type with fluency and speed. This course also teaches students basic formatting and functions within Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

MS Drama

Students work to understand the basics of theater. They practice pantomime techniques and explore the world of improvisation. In addition, they read plays and develop characters. Each class is afforded the opportunity to present at least one small play, or skit, as well as work to design and develop props and sets for use in their productions. Additional exploration involves basic study of staging and blocking, along with carefully designed theater games of improvisation and teamwork.

MS Art

Exposure to a wide variety of art media at an introductory level, with special emphasis on ceramics and color theory.