Our Curriculum

Together with our parents and a highly qualified and dedicated staff we engage all of our students in rigorous learning activities, schoolwide enrichment clusters, specialty classes and tasks aligned with the common core learning standards.

Curriculum & Special Program Highlight Video

Video highlights showcasing the curriculum and special programs at TAOTS

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Schoolwide Enrichment Model

Friday mornings from 8:20 – 9:20 a.m. enrichment clusters focus on students’ individual strengths and nurture areas of interest and talents within small group projects.

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Tribes Community

We work together as a learning community that is dedicated to caring and support, active participation, and positive expectations for all students.

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Computer Science 4 All

Each year students experience CS4All lessons — coding, robotics, algorithmic thinking and more — integrated into the curriculum and in their media literacy cluster.

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iReady

i-Ready Diagnostic and Instruction helps teachers effectively provide individualized instruction based on diagnostic assessment of students’ unique needs in math and reading .

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Media Literacy

Our media literacy cluster provides the foundation for students to access, analyze, evaluate, create, and act as lifelong learners and digital citizens.

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Art

Students learn about art history and artists, and find self-expression and imagination through the exploration of different mediums such as drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics and printmaking.

TAOTS Enrichment Clusters Documentary

Get a look inside Enrichment Clusters and hear from students and teachers about why it works!