6th Grade Introduction to Agriscience
Students explore science as it relates to agriculture and develop an understanding of human relations, communication, the importance of agriculture to the economy, and key scientific terms related to the field of agriculture.
7th Grade Agriscience Exploration
Students are introduced to natural resources, plant science, small animals, woodworking, and personal development. Basic agricultural literacy, ecology, and water are fundamentals of this course. Personal development skills about how to be a better leader are also stressed. Basic woodworking skills are taught using power and hand tools and various fasteners. Students have the opportunity to join and participate in the FFA organization which teaches responsibility and leadership.
8th Grade Agriscience and Technology
A course designed to give students a variety of studies and hands-on activities in ecology, woodworking, horticulture, arc welding, and animal studies. Personal development/leadership, business management, agriscience career exploration, forestry, large animal science, plant technology, hydroponics, public speaking, parliamentary procedure, soil science, as well as community involvement skills form the heart of this course. The FFA organization is an integral part of the curriculum. Students are encouraged to participate and grow as leaders through their involvement.