Purpose

To provide an inter-disciplinary ninth grade core program that will:

  • support students to achieve their academic potential and to realize their value as contributing individuals;
  • foster a community of students, parents and teachers;
  • increase student-teacher interactions and connections;
  • address different learning styles, achievement levels and interests through hands-on activities and field trip experiences;
  • enhance the evaluation of student performance and student well-being through increased teacher communication.