Electives & Extras

Electives

We offer a diverse and ever-evolving selection of elective classes. Many of them draw on the talents of our dynamic school community. Students attend two electives on Monday and Tuesday, and two different electives on Thursday and Friday.

Students choose new electives each semester. Current and past offerings include...

Wellness and Movement

Yoga, dance, healthy eating, CrossFit, and traditional P.E. offerings

Arts

2D art, 3D art, graphic design, photography, theatre, improv, playwriting, chorus, strings (violin and cello), creative writing

Foreign Languages

Spanish and French

Technology

Introductory classes in web design, coding, video production, makerspace

And more . . .

Storytelling, gardening, and other nontraditional topics

Hands-On!

Our electives, like our core classes, are engaging, hands-on, collaborative learning experiences.

two middle school students collaborate on a document

Extra-Curricular

One of the most exciting parts of starting a new school is seeing extracurricular activities come to life based on our students' interests. Our growing array of activities includes:

CPSfC Maker Team

Motivated students lead and participate in long-term maker projects, including 3D printer builds, art robots / mechanisms, and engineering challenges. Meets Fridays, biweekly, after school until 5 pm. Visit CPSfcMaker.org.

Rainbow Unboxed

Rainbow Unboxed is CPSC Middle's Gay Straight Alliance, promoting inclusion of ALL students. Meets Tuesdays at 8:15 am in Erin's classroom. Contact Erin or Katrina.

Ultimate Frisbee Team

Ultimate runs from November to January. Our team participates in the Independent Middle School League. No previous experience required. Contact Eli or Aaron.

Soccer Team

Our girls' team practices Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. In fall 2016 we'll add a boys' team. Contact Arlie.

This page (Electives & Extras) last updated January 17, 2017