Middle School

St. Timothy School utilizes a middle school model for grade 6-8, preparing the students for the types of courses and academic challenges they will face in high school. Students get the opportunity to take control of their courses while fulfilling all required coursework. This model also allows students to work cooperatively in advisories.

StT_0416Each grade level has two homerooms within a departmentalized system. Middle school teachers each have a curriculum area of concentration within the core subjects, Math, Science, Social Studies, English, Spanish and Literature, allowing students to learn from specialists in a particular field of study.

Differentiated instruction is critical to student achievement.  In mathematics a variety of courses are offered to insure that students are being appropriately challenged.  These include Math 6, Accelerated Math 6, Math 7, Math 8, Pre-Algebra, Algebra and Geometry.  Students also have the opportunity to choose from a list of electives, including history electives, robotics, and Junior Achievement each quarter, allowing them to expand their educational horizons.

Elective Choices

Elective Choices for 2016/ 2017

Informational Links

Ms. Katie Catalano: PE (6th – 8th), Health, PE Electives (email, website)

Mrs. Patricial Cowan: Technology (5th – 8th) Religion (7th) (email,website)

Mrs. Nora Fernandez: Spanish (6th – 8th),  (emailwebsite)

Mrs. Linda Gott: 8th grade homeroom, Religion (6th -8th) , Electives (7th -8th) (emailwebsite)

Mrs. Jessica Kurtis: 7th grade homeroom, Literature (6th – 8th), Drama Electives (7th & 8th) (emailwebsite)

Mrs. Maureen Long:  Accelerated Math 6 (emailwebsite)

Mrs.  Katie Nash: 8th grade homeroom, Math (6th, 7th, pre-Algebra, 8th, Algebra) (emailwebsite)

Mr. Dan Raveia: 6th grade homeroom, Social Studies (6th – 8th) (emailwebsite)

Mrs. Jennie Salinas: Music electives (6th-8th), (emailwebsite)

Mrs. Alyssia Schwartz: 7th grade homeroom, English/Language Arts (6th – 8th) (emailwebsite)

Mrs. Jackie Sponaugle: Art (6th- 8th), Art Electives (6th) (emailwebsite)

Dr. Nicole Testani: 6th grade homeroom, Science (6th – 8th)  (email, website)

Mr. Philip Vargas: PE electives (email, website)

Mrs. Jane Venafro:  Geometry  (emailwebsite)

Mrs. Rebecca Walker: Battle of the Books (5th – 6th), Library Electives (6th – 8th) (emailwebsite)

Mrs. Karen Young:  Robotics Elective (7th – 8th) (emailwebsite)

 

 

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