CASR middle school students take core classes in math, social studies, English language arts and science, including World History, U.S. History, Nevada History, Literature, Writing, Grammar, Earth Science, Life Science, Physical Science, and grade-level mathematics including Pre-Algebra and Algebra.
Students are automatically enrolled in enrichment courses, which include Project Lead the Way ( for more information, https://www.pltw.org/our-programs/pltw-gateway-curriculum), exploring math, engineering, computers concepts, music (5th grade), and physical education (“PE”). Additionally, all CASR middle school students are required to take one elective class. Electives are either year-long or half year (semester) classes, and include the following:
|6th Grade||7th Grade||8th Grade|
|Beginning Band||Intermediate Band||Intermediate Band|
|Spanish Language/Culture||Spanish Language/Culture||Yearbook|
|Intro to Programming||Programming 101||Spanish Language/Culture|
|Science Issues (Environmental Studies)||PE: Team Sports||PLTW: App Creators|
|Survey of World Architecture||Creative Writing||Automation and Robotics|
|PE: Team Sports||Science Issues: Anthropology||U.S. History through Film|
|PE: Team Sports|
CASR middle school has approximately 125 Chromebooks, 75 laptops, and desktop computers for its students; classrooms also have smart boards and document cameras.
|Middle School Clubs|
|National Geography Bee|
|Arts and Design for Theater|