Curriculum Overview

Curriculum Overview

Primary Grades K-3

phonics, reading, composition, penmanship, spelling, oral language, mathematics, science, social studies, Bible, orchestra and vocal music, physical education, art

Class activities include:

(K) Project Serve, visiting the Ellensburg Library, pumpkin patch, Pt. Defiance Zoo, Ellensburg Fire station, Track and Field Day

(1) Project Serve, Kittitas Valley Museum, P&L Ranch, Woodland Park Zoo, Track and Field Day

(2) Project Serve, Olmstead State Park, Planetarium, Pacific Science Center, Thorp Mill, Track and Field Day

(3) Project Serve, Cle Elum Hatchery, Wild Horse Wind Farm, P & L Farms, Department of Natural Resources, Kittitas Agriculture Day, Seattle Aquarium, Track and Field Day

 

Intermediate Grades 4-5

reading, composition, grammar, spelling, public speaking, Latin, mathematics, science, social studies, Bible, orchestra and vocal music, physical education, art

Class activities include:

(4) Project Serve, Toppenish and Vantage area, Ancient Lakes Hike, Slidewaters Park, Umptanum hike, Track and Field Day

(5) Project Serve, YMCA Camp Orkila Outdoor Education, CWU Science Greenhouse, Museum of Flight, Track and Field Day

 

Intermediate Grade 6

reading, composition, grammar, spelling, public speaking, Spanish, mathematics, science, social studies, Bible, orchestra, physical education, art

Class activities include:

(6) Project Serve, Museum of Science and Industry, Mid-high retreat, CWU Science Lab, Wild Horse Wind Farm, Track and Field Day

 

Middle School Grades 7-8

language arts (reading, composition, grammar, spelling), electives (Spanish, keyboarding, video production, yearbook, home economics, art, robotics, community service, etiquette), mathematics, lab-based science, social studies, Bible, apologetics and reasoning, orchestra or worship team, physical education

Class activities include:

(Odd Years) Project Serve, Mid-high retreat, Olympia tour, Naneum Creek research, ski trip, Vex Robotics competition, Track and Field Day

(Even Years) Project Serve, Mid-high retreat, World Relief Seattle, McCabe Pond research, Cross-Country Ski trip, Vex Robotics competition, Track and Field Day

 

Publishers include:

Christian Schools International, Modern Curriculum Press, A Beka, Sitton Spelling, Shurley English, Singapore Math, Six-Traits of Writing (Northwest Regional Laboratory), BJU, Educational Publishing Company, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt