Middle School The Middle School program at St. Andrew’s is not just college preparatory, it’s life preparatory. Focused on students experiencing learning, our academic program consists of the core subjects of Science, Math, Social Studies, Language Arts, and Spanish. Our faculty don’t just stand and deliver, they engage students in actively applying skills across the curriculum. Students choose their focus in the Fine Arts, with Choir, Drama, Orchestra, and Advanced Art. Technology, Religion, and Service Learning are provided weekly. Our students begin Middle School Athletics in the 6th grade as we offer 12 competitive sports teams. Personal Fitness is offered for those students who do not wish to compete in an organized sport. Our teachers and staff are committed to providing our students with the skills necessary to be successful in high school and beyond. High School Credit Five High School Credit hours can be earned by our 8th Graders in Pre-AP Biology, Pre-AP Algebra I, World Geography, Spanish I, Professional Communications, & Personal Finance MS Class Trips Washington D.C. for 6th graders, Heifer International for 7th graders, and destination chosen for our 8th graders at the end of each school year. University Level Classes Semester length elective courses typically seen at University, students receive a St. Andrew’s University diploma by completing six of these courses by the end of their 8th grade year. Digital Independent Study Mentored by faculty, students have dedicated time every week to engage in self-selected topics of study. Student-Led Meetings Student-led Community Meetings/Advisory/Mentoring. Weekly meetings for students with a dedicated counselor. Fun & Challenging Competitions Scripps Spelling Bee & National Geographic Bee for our Middle School Students. Chapel For Middle School students, Chapel is offered three times a week. Honor Society National Junior Honor Society for our Middle School Students. Leadership Team St. Andrew’s Leadership team for middle school students to enhance their leadership skills.