How is school year organized?

Similar to the elementary schools, the Curtis school year is divided into 3 trimesters. Core classes, language, band/orchestra/chorus meet all year, where some UAs alternate.

Is there recess?

Students have a 25 minute recess block before or after lunch every day.

Are there teacher conferences?

Teams offer conferences in the fall and spring, but they do not occur automatically. If you would like to meet with your student’s team, you should reach out for a conference. You may also contact teachers directly to discuss any concerns regarding your student.

What school supplies will my child need?

School Supply info can be found HERE. Be sure to check the last page for World Language needs. You will also need to purchase a 1″ black binder for orchestra, band or chorus.

What clubs are available for students, and how do students sign up?

Curtis has many clubs and activities for student, including Theatre Troupe, Computer Club, Science Olympiad, The Cauldron, Curtis Angels, Robotics Club, Math Club, Forensics Club, Model UN, Student Council, Games Club, Yearbook and Chinese Club. Sign up information is given directly to students in September.

What is Schoology?

Schoology is the online platform used by Curtis teachers and staff to communicate with students regarding academic assignments, grades, clubs, sports, and the general life of the school. Students are assigned a Schoology account in 6th grade, which they keep until they complete the 8th grade. Parents are also assigned a Schoology account, where they … Read more

Does Curtis have sports teams?

Curtis has various sports teams, including Track & Field, Cross Country, Baseball, Softball, Field Hockey, and Basketball. Most teams are available to 7-8th graders. For more information about teams, please visit our Curtis Sports page.