Our Middle School Program
Finding Your Voice and Passion
Authentic Learning Opportunities Inspire Student Engagement
“We will provide a progressive learning environment that fosters creativity, innovation, and global citizenship.” ~ RDS Strategic Plan 2016-2021
Building on the strong foundational elements and skills acquired in our Junior School, Middle School Students utilize design-thinking techniques to engage in project-based learning opportunities that foster deeper learning experiences and develop transferable skills. Our Middle School Program features:
- A forward-focused pedagogical approach to inspire innovation and creativity.
- Specialist teachers in all subject areas allow for greater delivery and academic rigour.
- Authentic and real-world learning experiences that go beyond the classroom.
- Inquiry-Based Learning and Design Thinking opportunities drive student engagement and develop transferable skills (collaboration, communication, critical thinking, innovation).
Specialist teachers provide instruction in all subject areas.
Project-Based Learning & Design Thinking Focus
Digital Citizenship & Literacy
Leadership & Service Learning Program
Experiential Education Learning Opportunities