Curriculum & Learning Structures
Ilima Intermediate School subscribes to curricula that is in accordance with Common Core State Standards, and District and Complex Area recommendations.
English Language Arts
Sexual Health Education
In an effort to provide every student with the opportunity to be successful during his/her middle school years, each student has a team of core content teachers who monitor the academic progress of students by assigning tutoring, checking morning and class attendance, communicating with parents and designing programs to enhance student learning. The team also addresses student behavior in an effort to teach students to work hard and become responsible and successful citizens.
All students are required to enroll in six classes. All students are on a Core Team that consists of English, Social Studies, Math and Science. Students are also on a Homeroom team with elective class teachers, (possibly) a Special Education teacher, and a counselor. The team of teachers coordinates classroom rules, field trips, and curriculum.
Required Classes for Promotion
All 7th and 8th grade students must pass each of the grade level core classes and one (1) elective each year to be promoted to the next grade level. For example, a 7th grade student must pass Math, English, Social Studies, Science and one (1) year of an elective class to be promoted to the 8th grade the following year.
**7th grade Social Studies is comprised of two .5 semester classes (7A & 7B). Both semesters must be passed successfully in order to be promoted to the 8th grade.
Grade Math English Social Studies Science Electives
7th Grade Required Required Required Required 1 Full Year or 2 semesters Required
8th Grade Required Required Required Required 1 Full Year or 2 semesters Required
Elective Options for 7th grade:
Elective Options for 8th grade
Elective Options for both 7th and 8th grades
In order to qualify for Honor Roll a student MUST meet all 3 areas:
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