6th Grade

Clay Middle School
Counseling Services Department
Welcome to 6th Grade!

 "To do good things in the world, first you must know who you are and what gives meaning to your life."
-Paula P. Brownlee-

2017-2018 Course Requests

To view course requests, please visit our Online Course Request link.  You can access this by typing the letters 'ocr' in the white search box on any Carmel Clay Schools webpage.  The username is the same that students use to login to the network at school.  In most cases, this is the first and last name together with no spaces.  The passwork is the 9-digit student ID number.  This can be found on report cards through MyCCS.

You may  email Mrs. Naas to submit a request to change a course for the 2017-2018 school-year. 


Transition Tips

The transition to Middle School is an exciting time of change and opportunity for both parents and students.  Below you will find a document outling advice and tips in making this a smooth transition.  We hope that the move to Clay Middle School will be a positive experience.

Tips for Parents on a Successful Transition to Middle School

Transition Tips for Students and Parents

6th Grade Performing Arts

Middle School Classes

Middle School Program of Studies
The Middle School Program of Studies provides a description of all courses offered at Clay.

6th Grade Elective Course Description Cheat Sheet
Read about the elective classes offered to 6th grade students (only).

World Language FAQ
Learn about Clay's exploratory world language requirements and course options.
World Language Video

STEM Video

AVID 6 Video

Mixed Media 6 Video

Digital Learning I

Advanced and Honors Placement

K-8 High High Ability Identification Handbook
Carmel Clay Schools' High Ability Identification Handbook explains our high ability mission statement and includes definitions, timelines and details regarding placement criteria.

6th Grade Advanced and Honors Placement Summary
This document summarizes frequently asked questions regarding advanced and honors placement.