Somers Public Schools
Somers Public Schools

Academics

MBA operates on a 6 day rotating schedule with core academics including Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, Science and World Languages taught on a quarterly basis.

Other unique components of the schedule consist of the following:
  • Double period of Language Arts (84 minutes).
  • Unified Arts program (Art, Technology, and Life Skills) on a trimester basis.
  • Four-minute break-time (10:00 a.m.-10:04 a.m. each day) for students to have a snack.
  • World Language: gd.6 French, gr.7 French and Spanish (every other day). gd. 8 French or Spanish, (every day).
  • Three High School Level Classes: French 1 or Spanish 1, and Algebra 1.
  • Band and Chorus (gr. 6); Band and Chorus (gr. 7 & 8) meets everyday(elective)
  • Team Planning Time for Teachers (42 min. per day).
  • Homeroom period at the beginning and end of the school day.
  • Intervention Reading & Math tutoring offered as needed.
  • Special Education teachers loop with their students over the course of three years.