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Deciding which elective to take?
Talk to your counselor!

Learn more about Sixth Grade.

6th Grade Courses and Electives

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Required Courses
Category Course
English English/Language Arts 6
Social Science World History and Geography: Ancient Civilizations 6 AB
Mathematics Mathematics 6
Science Science/Health 6
Physical Education 6th Grade Physical Education
Elective Courses
Category Elective Requires the approval of
Choral Music Choir  
General General Elective Year
(2 one-semester classes, to be announced)
  English Language Development Intervention  
Instrumental Music Winds & Percussion  
  Band Ms. Jones and audition
  Orchestra Ms. Jones and audition

Both of the following:

5th grade teacher (for Sixth Grade Leadership)
Elective Sign-Ups

Students can indicate their 1st, 2nd, and 3rd elective choices when they meet with their counselor before starting 6th grade at Palms. The counselors will try to accommodate each student's preferences, although not everyone can have their first choice.