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Considering Middle School When Making Decisions About K-8 Schools

What is the difference between a standalone junior high or middle school and a K-8 school? What are the advantages of choosing a middle school within a K-8? 

Middle school head and current parent Jeremy Adams shares the history of the K-8 model, how standalone middle schools came to be, and why the cohesion and consecutive years at a K-8 lead to a uniquely caring, connected student body and education.

As a K-8 school, we aim to meet the needs of children when they need more challenge when they need additional support. They benefit from a consistent educational philosophy and a school-wide instructional mission. 

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