在任何时候, but especially during Junior High, a safe and supportive learning environment allows all students to achieve their best. 在HT学生, 政府, 工作人员, 和老师, 和父母一起, are committed to working together. In order to achieve this goal, a variety of opportunities are offered for students within the school community in both学术and non-学术 areas.
Junior High offers a comprehensive and varied, yet individualized, curriculum. Each seventh and eighth grader takes a full year of core classes in mathematics, 科学, 英语, 以及社会科学. Both physical and health education are integral to the junior high program. 选修课程艺术,戏剧,管弦乐队,乐队, 打击乐器,音乐会合唱, 外语, 写作浓缩, 科学 research and engineering/computer programming are also offered. Many students enjoy more advanced courses in other disciplines as well. A seamless, integrated curricular strategy enhances the 学术 path for each student.
Additional features of our outstanding Junior High program:
Dynamic and nurturing faculty organized as grade level teams to facilitate learning across the curriculum
Leadership focused on the diverse and dynamic needs of junior high students
Academic coaching and advising, peer tutoring and counseling that enhance student engagement
Family and parent conferences to foster development of the “whole child”
Field studies designed and carefully planned each year to support and enhance our curriculum in Science, 英语 and Social Studies.
Retreats designed to develop Leadership, Team Building and 大学/Career Awareness
Clubs specifically designed to broaden and enrich interests such as Speech and Debate, 学生会, Robotics and the Environmental Club
Fun and engaging chaperoned social activities including “game nights,” Homecoming, Spring Dance, and athletic opportunities.
Many students begin taking 高中 credit courses in the 8th grade and are required to be enrolled in seven classes each year. As a result, students may earn 30 or more credit hours during grades eight through twelve. 进一步, 网上赌搏平台网址大全的教室, 工作室, 科学实验室, and computer laboratories are well equipped technologically to meet the demands of a diversified, rigorous curriculum and assist in meeting the needs of diverse learning styles.