South ES: (775) 357-9122

North ES: (775) 322-0274

MS: (775) 323-2332

HS: (775) 829-4601

Middle School Academics

Courses

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.

Electives

Students are automatically enrolled in enrichment courses, which include Project Lead the Way, exploring math, engineering, computer concepts, music (5th grade), and physical education (“P.E.”). 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 Grade7th Grade8th Grade
Beginning BandIntermediate BandIntermediate Band
Spanish Language/CultureSpanish Language/CultureYearbook
ArtArtArt
Intro to ProgrammingProgramming 101Spanish Language/Culture
Science Issues (Environmental Studies)PE: Team SportsPLTW: App Creators
Survey of World ArchitectureCreative WritingAutomation and Robotics
PE: Team SportsScience Issues: AnthropologyU.S. History through Film
PE: Team Sports

Technology

CASR middle school has approximately 125 Chromebooks, 75 laptops, and desktop computers for its students; classrooms also have smart boards and document cameras.

Clubs

Middle School Clubs
Drama
Lego Robotics
Math Counts
National Geography Bee
Science Olympiad
Creative Building
Programming Club
Yoga
Arts and Design for Theater