Key Program Offerings

  • Acceleration for advanced students
  • At least one class per grade level works above grade level, and within several years of admission, all classes work one grade level above their enrolled grade level.
 
 
  • Acceleration and enrichment during school day for students at and above grade level
  • STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics focused.
  • Science instruction in middle school utilizes a European approach, breaking down science into physics, earth science, chemistry, and biology.
  • AMS scholars frequently compete and have a reputation for winning STEAM competitions on teams and individually in robotics, national math competitions (Math Kangaroo), and many other areas.
 
 
  • AMS works with industry partners on STEAM integration into the everyday program.
  • Beginning in grade 6 and continuing through grade 8, students choose a fine arts track or a computer science track focus.
  • Extended day instruction for grades 3rd - 8th from 7:55 am to 3:55 pm
  • Remediation for students that are behind, but aspire to get ahead
  • Sports: AMS is a member of the Charter Athletic Association competing in basketball, football, soccer, volleyball, and track. Students may join and compete on teams beginning in grade 3.
 
 
  • Extracurricular programs: AMS offers at least 10 different extracurricular teams and clubs after 4 pm in addition to sports including Science Olympiad, robotics, programming, and others based on local student and parent interest
  • Foreign languages: Mandarin, Russian, and Spanish
  • Music: Piano, Guitar, Piano, and Choir
 
 
  • Character education based off of the school values of hard work, excellence, compassion, and grit
  • AMS offers before and after school care from 6 am to 6 pm at affordable rates