Junior High (Grades 7 & 8)
Junior High students find themselves at a transitional place within Stanbridge Academy. No longer a young child and yet not quite a young adult, our 7th and 8th grade students are definitely at a crossroads. This population is encouraged to recognize their personal strengths and challenges and to use a variety of creative approaches for problem-solving and critical thinking. Within the structured environment of Stanbridge, our Junior High students learn to set personal, behavioral, and academic goals. With a supportive community that fosters academic and social growth, our goal for our students is that they become self-advocates, lifelong learners, and engaged citizens.
A standards-based academic program forms the core of the Junior High schedule and is differentiated according to the needs of each group. The Junior High program includes the following courses: