Courses

Middle School

Grades 6, 7 & 8

Students are taught by ECCS teachers and enrolled in (4) core courses, physical education/health, and an elective in music.

Planned Courses
Language Arts
Mathematics
Social Studies
Earth, Life, or Physical Science
Physical Education and Health
Music Appreciation

Foundations Courses

Students who need remedial instruction, starting in grade 3, are placed in a Language Arts and/or Mathematics foundations level course where they will review basic concepts; where literacy is provided at their reading levels; and where educational supports are provided in accordance with an IEP.

English Second Language Courses

ELL students who need additional support in literacy are enrolled in leveled ESL courses dependent upon ACCESS scores or other forms of diagnostic assessments. ESL courses are offered in middle and high school grades and as needed in the elementary grades.

PSSA Exams

Students in grades 6-8 will participate in the PSSA exams in English Language Arts, Mathematics, and Science (grade 8 only).