Today a reader,tomorrow a leader.
~ W. Fusselman ~

Throughout each unit of study, students will focus on: grammar; mechanics;literary elements; vocabulary; parts of speech; strategies to improve writing.

An eighth grade National History Day research project is integrated with Social Studies.  This research project allows students to choose a topic in history related to this year’s theme, which is “Triumph and Tragedy in History.”

All eighth grade students are encouraged, and at times required, to select books to read independently.

8th Grade
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Our eighth graders are exposed to a variety of experiences in English throughout the year.  Listed below are just some of the pieces of literature students will have the opportunity to explore:

Several short stories which include:




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