Electives

Each trimester middle school students are enrolled in one elective class. Elective classes meet two times per week. Electives being offered in 2019-2020 include:

  • Introduction to Computer Science
  • Office 365 Basics*
  • Robotics
  • Graphic Design
  • Video Production
  • Art Exploration
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Music FUNdamentals
  • Ukelele
  • Guitar
  • Seattle Music History
  • History of Rock & Roll
  • Improv
  • Speech & Debate

*In the first trimester, all sixth grade students are enrolled in Office 365 Basics as their Fall elective. Students learn about and practice fundamental Office365 programs such as Outlook, Teams, OneNote, and Sway within the Project Based Learning structure. The goal of this elective course is to prepare students to successfully participate in the Bring Your Own Device program, and to develop problem solving and collaboration skills.