JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
A TIME OF GROWTH (7-9)
The middle years of schooling is a time of rapid growth in a young person’s life, involving complex and irregular physiological and emotional change. At Calgary Islamic School we are dedicated in providing an Islamically inspired and caring environment for students as they transition from the primarily “one classroom” learning environment of the Elementary School to the varied demands and structures of our Junior High division.
At Calgary Islamic School, our junior high division offers the full complement of cores approved and required by Alberta Education as well as in-house designed Islamic Studies, Qur’an Studies, and Arabic Language courses. Among the core courses, students take English/Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Physical Education, and Health. In addition to these core courses, all students are given an opportunity select complementary option courses each year.
We work hard to accommodate as many course selections as possible; please refer to the below list of option courses available presently at our junior high division:
Art, Computer Science, Cross Stitch, Drama, Foods, Home Economics
Art, Computer Science, Cross Stitch, Drama, Home Economics, Media Literacy, Newspaper, Outdoor Education & Leadership, Specialty Art, Word Processing
Aerobics, Art, Computer Science, Drama, Film Studies, French, Home Economics, Media Literacy, Outdoor Education & Leadership