Award Winning Aquinas Middle School

The Aquinas Middle School Program at the Academy of the Most Blessed Sacrament is a unique, national award-winning “House” program consisting of four small Christian learning communities:

Joseph House, Neumann House, Seton House, and Xavier House.

These small Christian communities of sixth, seventh, eighth graders nurture & develop their Catholic faith while actively engaging one another in exploring social justice issues relevant to life in the 21st century.
 

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  • Small instructional groups with accelerated pacing for eligible students
  • Algebra I classes for those meeting eligibility requirements
  • Advanced Writing skill development
  • Constant Integrated technology
  • laptops 1:1
  • I Pad Implementation and Bring Your Own Device Program
  • Website Development and Integration into Curriculum
  • Document cameras
  • Qualified, caring, nurturing staff with 60% holding Masters degrees
  • Extended day program
  • An atmosphere fostering creativity, curiosity, & inquiry
  • World Language Instruction (Spanish) increases to 3 40 minute classes/week
  • Service Learning Experiences
  • Co-curricula Clubs
  • Project Based Learning Experiences
  • S.T.E.M. Activities built into the schedule