Goleta Valley Junior High School

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One semester
Technology Exploration

All 7th grade students will explore the development of skills in communication, construction, manufacturing and power/energy and transportation by completing projects such as drafting drawings, introductory wood projects and jewelry boxes.
Alternate semester
Art or Music or Performing Arts

Art: Students will learn some basics of drawing and do a series of short projects emphasizing the elements in art using a variety of materials.

Music: Students will learn to play a musical instrument. This is a one semester class.

Performing Arts 7th grade: a rigorous, performance-based class for 7th graders with a keen interest in singing, acting, and dance. 7th graders take the class for ONE semester. See Performing Arts link under "Departments" for more detailed information.