Middle School - 6th Grade - 8th Grade

Our Middle School philosophy is designed to prepare students to excel in their high school years ahead.  The physical, social, emotional and intellectual changes of 11-14 year olds occur at different rates during this time of transition.

The Middle School provides a program of all the necessary educational skills while allowing for individual growth and development in personal discipline, self-motivation, and independent learning.

Noteworthy Achievements:

DGK School rated Top 5 in New York City Regionals in Science Olympiad 2012/2013 school year. 

 

Middle School objectives include:

• Specialized High School Entrance Exam Prep Courses

• Rotation of Classes in Preparation for High School

• Publication of a Monthly Student School Newspaper through Technology class

• Interaction of a Student Council which includes a monthly student publication

 

Developmental Priorities:

• Enhancing a sense of community spirit

• Supporting positive values

• Enriching academic learning

• Problem solving skills


Reading Suggestions

A Few Reading Suggestions for Our Middle School

 

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