Curriculum

Pre-K to Grade 8 Curriculum

 

St. Michael Catholic School provides a Christ-centered Catholic education, with a focus on academic excellence and individual student development. We follow the Diocese of Raleigh curriculum/instruction guidelines which are explained in depth on the Diocesan website: http://dioceseofraleigh.org/offices/catholic-schools/curriculum

Curriculum enrichment includes:

  • Weekly All-School Mass - All students sit with their Buddies
  • Teacher Assistants in Every Pre-K - Grade 5 Classroom
  • Grade 2 - 8 Cursive Writing
  • Accelerated SpanishTracks 2-3 Times Per Week
  • Grade 5 - 8 Accelerated Math Tracks & Math Enrichment
  • Smaller core subject classes in Grades 6 - 8 for half the day
  • Phonics and Grammar Concentration Across all Grades and Subjects
  • Media, Information, Technology Class Weekly in Media Center
  • Performing Arts Class, Club and State-of-the-Art Performance Area
  • Music Appreciation Class Weekly
  • Hands-On Science Lab Weekly
  • Physical Education Twice a Week
  • Educational Field Trips
  • Safari Montage Digital Learning Platform to Enhance PreK - Grade 8 Lessons