Where "Inquisitive" Is a Good Thing
Studies suggest that these pre-teen years are when boys face the highest risk of losing their interest in school. McCallie's Middle School program is geared specifically to engage a young boy.
Our curriculum is built not only to help develop a boy's knowledge of the academic fundamentals, but also help nurture a love of learning and a curiosity about his world. Beginning with Middle School 101, a class designed to help him navigate the transition from elementary school to middle school, a middle school boy develops and grows by leaps and bounds in his time here.
Our faculty are engaged and committed. They have a passion for teaching at the middle school level and a dedication McCallie's mission that's reflected in the energy they bring to the classroom every day.
Life in McDonald Hall will keep him active and inquisitive and teach him that he is an important piece in a larger community puzzle. He will learn that his efforts in class with his peers, or with those in the community, can produce impressive results as he prepares for the academic and social challenges of his high school years.