6th grade at ACP Oakland provides for a more fluid and seamless transition to the junior high experience. The students move from class to class as they receive quality instruction from teachers who are highly qualified in their specific content areas. 6th grade students have the opportunity to participate in a variety of elective choices as part of the transitional experience including: PE, Art, Choir, Band, & Orchestra.
7th & 8th grades:
Students will be introduced to a rigorous, college-prep curriculum at Arizona College Prep. All 7th & 8th grade students at ACP are enrolled in honors level courses, or higher grade level courses. Their core, required courses are: Math, English, Science, Social Studies, & Spanish. 7th & 8th grade electives include: PE, Yoga, Art, Project Lead the Way, Computer Science Discoveries, Band, Orchestra, Yearbook*, TV/Media*, and Student Aide*.
*offered to 8th grade students only
A small academic setting, coupled with personalized instruction, teacher support, high academic standards, and strict discipline will set a foundation for your child’s academic and personal success in the classroom and in their professional lives.
Students will have the opportunity to select elective classes each semester. Elective options may include:
- Double Math Block***
- Project Lead the Way
- Computer Science Discoveries
- TV/Media Publications*
- Student Aide*
*Offered to 8th grade only
**Available for 6th grade only
***Needs approval from counselor – 7th & 8th only and must be enrolled in Alg 1. If approved, you will be enrolled in Alg 1 & Geometry concurrently.
Homework will be expected each night with a focus on practicing skills taught in class. Homework expectations and time commitment will often exceed district policy for Junior High.Registration Information