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Programs at Muir

John Muir Academy has a number of special programs to fit the needs and learning styles of all students.

Traditional - Following a traditional elementary school model, students in this program are placed in a classroom with a single teacher and other students in the same grade, and at a variety of academic levels. Students may be in flexible groupings throughout the day in ensure maximum learning.

EXCEL - EXCEL students are accelerated learners who are selected for the EXCEL program. Like students in the Traditional program, students in the EXCEL program are placed in a classroom with a single teacher and other students in the same grade. Students may be in flexible groupings throughout the day in ensure maximum learning. There is an EXCEL strand in both the Traditional and Multiage programs.

Multiage - Multiage is a group of mixed-age learners and teachers who work together in different group formations to learn over multiple years. Students in all academic levels are part of the Multiage program. Students are placed in flexible groups by ability to ensure a match between their learning level and the level of the curriculum.

Special Day Class - The Special Day Class is for students with special education needs as determined by an IEP.

EDGE - EDGE (Effort Determines Graduating with Excellence) is Muir's middle school program for advanced and high achieving learners.