Junior high is a time for students to explore the world of electives. Rio Norte offers a wide variety of courses to help students explore many different subjects. Students who discover their passion can apply to be a part of the many advanced elective options available.
Most students in 7th grade will be placed in one semester-long beginning elective and Junior High Seminar class. Students, who are interested in advanced electives, may apply for the year-long specialty electives. Students accepted to specialty electives, will not be required to complete 7th grade seminar.
8th grade students will be placed in two semester-long beginning electives. Students, who are interested in advanced electives, may apply for the year-long specialty electives.
Please click on the link below to request 8th grade elective choices for the 2018-2019 school year. Please complete this form once.
Music: Beginning Band, Beginning Guitar, Advanced Band*
Art: Beginning Art, Beginning Photo, Digital Art, Advanced Art*
Technology: Intro to Computers (Coding), Design and Modeling, Beginning Video Production, Rio TV*, Intro. to Computer Application
Performing Arts: Beginning Drama, Beginning Chorus, Theater Production*, Advanced Chorus*
Other Electives: Culinary I, Culinary II*, Peer Tutoring, Junior High Seminar, Teen Leadership, ASB (Associated Student Body)*, Yearbook*, Spanish A/B*
* This course has specific requirements for participation. Please click on the title for more information.