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Junior High

The junior high program at High Point continues the strong academic emphasis of the lower grades with the students receiving instruction in basic academic subjects, physical education, and a varied enrichment program. There is a departmentalized program with the students attending seven classes each day. These years are a time of enormous development for these young people who need to be treated with respect and concern. The High Point junior high offers a safe and comfortable transition to high school, providing a strong academic program, a distinct uniform, and a variety of social, athletic, and extracurricular activities in which the students may participate.

The Academic Program

Seventh Grade

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • World History
  • Science
  • Spanish 1A or French 1A
  • Enrichment
  • Physical Education
 

Eighth Grade

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • United States History
  • Science
  • Spanish 1B or French 1B
  • Enrichment
  • Physical Education
 

Enrichment

In addition to the academic classes, the junior high has a strong enrichment program which offers the following classes: video production, sign language, life skills, art, speech, choral skills, and yearbook production.