The Middle School offers a variety of courses that support students’ academic goals and personal interests. The foundation of a student’s course load are the core disciplines: Mathematics, English Language Arts, Social Studies, Science, Physical Education, and World Languages. ASD also offers middle school creative art and technology electives. In Grade 6 basic courses in art, drama, technology, and music are introduced. In Grades 7 and 8, students choose a creative arts or technology concept to pursue.