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Check out the 8th grade class' performance of Constitution Remix from the Constitution Day Assembly



Written by: DJ Jazzy Jeff
Videographer: Miss. O



6th Grade Ancient World

6th Grade Ancient World History spans the study of most Western cultures and religions from Prehistory until the age of exploration.






7th Grade American History (Part I)

7th Grade American History spans from the Age of Exploration and ends with the Civil War. This course also includes a study of Native American (North American and Central American) cultures. This is the first part of a two year course that includes all the same material and skills.







8th Grade American History (Part II)

8th Grade American History begins with a review of Causes of the Civil War as they relate to Manifest Destiny, and ends with a study of the September 11th Attacks. There will be no New York State 8th Grade Assessment this year. This is the second part of a two year course that includes all the same material and skills.