STEM School Highlands Ranch

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We Foster Fearless Innovation

The Middle School at STEM School Highlands Ranch is a haven for continual innovation, creative exploration and rigorous discovery.

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At STEM School Highlands Ranch Middle School, we focus on a providing an engaging and empowering education that incorporates essential middle school level skills and character development, with rigorous real world education. All of this is then rooted in STEM-based problem solving and fueled by constant exploration, inquiry and discovery.

Our students are thinkers, doers, change makers and innovators.  They develop the skills of critical thinking, collaboration, safe failure and applied innovation through an exciting and challenging integrated STEM curriculum.

At the heart of our innovative model is a student-centered and teacher guided approach to learning where students become curious, creative and active drivers and problem solvers to real world challenges.

Our teachers are catalysts, champions, guides and experts in igniting a love of learning while teaching appropriate use of technology, collaboration, teamwork and organization to achieve goals.

We work tirelessly to provide an exciting and engaging education that unlocks the unlimited potential of every student while fostering the character and confidence needed to succeed in an exponentially changing world.

Reading List for Middle School
Find the Middle School reading list here.

Academic Planning Guide
Find the Middle School Academic Planning Guide here.
Middle School Course Selection Forms
Sixth Grade
Eighth Grade

We offer a myriad of extracurricular activities and sports to provide our students with a well-rounded middle school experience. See our Enrichment page for more information.