PROGRAM SEQUENCE

 
Pelham Middle School offers youngsters many opportunities for a wide range of new experiences.  The program for all Middle School students involves a variety of academic and nonacademic challenges.  The following are courses required in our program and the number of times each course meets per six-day cycle.  Meeting times are 60 minutes in length for most classes and 40 minutes in length for others.

 

 

GRADE 6

Subject

Meetings Per Cycle

Reading

6

Social Studies

4

Language Arts

4

Math

4

Science

4

Music (1 Year)

2/3

Computer Applications (1/4 Year)

2/3

Health (1/4 Year)

2/3

Physical Education (1 Year)

2/3

Study Skills (1 Year)

2/3

Band/Jazz Band       }  Electives

2

Chorus/Orchestra     }

2

 

 

GRADE 7

Subject

Meetings Per Cycle

English

4

Social Studies

4

Science

6

Math

4

Foreign Language (French, Spanish, Italian, Latin)

4/6

Technology (1 Year)

4/6

Art (1/2 Year)

2/4

Physical Education

2/4

Band/Jazz Band       }  Electives

2

Chorus/Orchestra     }

2

 

 

GRADE 8

Subject

Meetings Per Cycle

English

4

Social Studies

4

Earth Science

6

Math/Algebra I

4

Foreign Language (French, Spanish, Italian, Latin)

4/6

Art (1/2 Year)

2/3

Physical Education

2/3

Computer Applications (1/2 Year)

2/3

Health (1/2 Year)

2/3

Career Skills (1/2 Year)

2/3

Band/Jazz Band       }  Electives

2

Chorus/Orchestra     }

2

Home Career Skills

2/3