About Our School
Glenwood Middle School serves grades 7 and 8. Students are members of grade-level interdisciplinary teams. The staff uses curricular connections to present academic and encore material. New in 2020-21 is a technology-enhanced STEAM lab that students in every curricular area may use.
A student’s day consists of four (4) core classes: Language Arts (double periods), math, science, and social studies. In addition, all students take physical education and have a choice of two (2) encore classes. Glenwood Middle School offers “encore” courses of: Concert Band, Symphonic band, Titan Timbre, Mixed Choir, Class Crescendo, Construction Tech, Gateway to Engineering, Gateway to Computer Science, Dimensions of Art, Stop! Communicate and Listen, FaCs of Life, and study hall. Eighth Grade students may also choose Spanish.
Programs in place to support Glenwood Middle School students are instructional coaches using push-in along with assisting with the K – 8 District Reading Initiative, special education, teaming, academic assistance (before and after school), summer school, two counselors and a social worker on staff, athletics – baseball, cross country, softball, boys’ and girls’ basketball, cheerleading, wrestling, volleyball, and track), clubs – (Beta, Debate, Drama, Scholastic Bowl, Industrial Technology, Reading, Speech, and Student Council, and Yearbook). Also, students can take advantage of the before and after-school jazz band and jazz choir opportunities.