Colonel Smith Middle School houses students in Grades 6, 7 and 8. The Instructional Program is driven by technology and focuses on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Programming that is appropriately differentiated for each grade level. Technology is in the hands of all students using hand-held electronic devices with access through a wireless system accessible throughout the entire site. The hot spot or nerve centers for each grade level are in the Collaboration Areas, while the Research Commons serves as a common resource for investigation and exploration. Instructional delivery methods put a heavy emphasis on project based, inter-disciplinary instruction that stresses real world problem solving and experimentation in a collaborative environment.
In total, Colonel Smith Middle School is a secure, student centered school that champions student achievement.