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One of the unique opportunities for students attending Marshall Academy of the Arts is the chance to have two elective classes in 7th and 8th grade. In addition to our performing arts classes, we offer a variety of other electives for students to explore their interests.

Electives For 7th and 8th

8th Grade Electives
Intro to Art Beginning Band
Intermediate Art Intermediate Band
Piano Advanced Band
Guitar Beginning Orchestra
Music Appreciation Advanced Orchestra
Choral Ensemble Multimedia
Senior Chorus Spanish
Varsity Chorus MESA (Mathematics Engineering Science Achievement)
Creative Writing Student Council
Intro to Computers Intermediate Computers

6th Grade Electives

Six Grade students have an opportunity to explore a variety of elective classes, with their teacher or other 6th grade teachers. Six Grade electives include Drama, Beginning Computers, Cinema, and Art. Some sixth grade students also participate in 6th grade Beginning Band, Beginning Orchestra, Dance, and Chorus.

Band students
Student orchestra