Middle School

Middle School at STEM is where core curriculum and innovation guide skills and character development

On this page you’ll find all the information you need to learn more about what Middle School is like at STEM. In addition to finding out more about the curriculum we offer, you will find the latest news on what is happening.

Middle School News


We Foster Fearless Innovation

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

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.

Student Support Services

The mission of the Student Support Team at STEM School Highlands Ranch is to provide every student with the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive in an environment that is safe, challenging and nurturing. We are dedicated to helping the entire student body reach their full potential while feeling empowered, respected and supported.

Our Student Support page is divided into four sections:
  • Academic Support
  • Emotional Support
  • College and Career Planning
  • Sources of Strength