We are pleased to share these opportunities to visit MCS and learn more about our school and diverse community. Visit our Lower School and learn more about our program.

Electives

Electives classes help students round out their program while still giving them choices. A variety of options allows students to continue developing their skills in athletics and physical education, technology and the arts, and gives them the opportunity to try something new. Sixth graders participate in electives twice a week. Seventh and eighth graders have an elective at the end of every day; they have a series of requirements to meet over two years to ensure they experience a variety of classes.

Here is a sampling of electives classes:
 
Physical Education:
  • Fitness Training
  • Yoga
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Tennis
  • Walking the Reservoir
  • Gym
  • Street Games
  • Dance

Arts:
  • Portfolio Preparation
  • Needle Crafts
  • Music Appreciation
  • Storytelling through Songs
  • Illustration and Comics
  • Solo Singing
  • Knitting
  • Creativity Lab
  • Music Production
  • Shop

Technology:
  • Photo Lab
  • Audio Lab
  • Animation
  • Yearbook
  • Intro to Engineering
  • Coding

Additional Offerings:
  • Activism
  • Listening Party
  • Independent Study
  • Math Lab
  • Monster of the Week
  • The Good Place—Intro to Philosophy
Back
©2020 Manhattan Country School. All Rights Reserved.