Middle School Honors Classes are offered in the areas of
English/Language Arts. Science, and Social Studies. Students who are
ready for more academic challenge may elect to register for these
classes. The middle school honors classes move at a faster pace and
provide more depth in certain topics. The middle school honors classes
ARE NOT high school classes taught at the middle school, therefore, students
enrolled in these courses will not earn high school credit by taking
The District strives to provide rigorous and active coursework that also
addresses all of the Minnesota state standards. The ultimate goal is to
blend challenge and success for all students.
Various extracurricular options are also available at our four middle
schools. These may include Spelling Bee, Knowledge Bowl, Stock Market
Game, and Destination Imagination, etc. Contact your child's school to
learn more about these opportunities.
We also offer the Highly Gifted Program at Friedell Middle School which was started in 2007.
This school within a school is designed to meet the unique educational,
social, and emotional needs of highly gifted middle school students.