Middle School is an important time in the educational life of children. Students are anxious to explore new interests, while building and improving their current skills. At Atlantic, we recognize that our students and their families have many different needs. That is why we offer a wide variety of programs that vary according to funding and identified needs of our students. Browse our current offerings listed below.
- MCAS Tutoring Before and After School
- Homework Club – After School
- Student Council
- Active Admirals
- S.A.F.E. Club
- Art Club
- Intramural Sports (badminton, table tennis)
- Extramural Sports (tennis, cross country, swimming, wrestling, volleyball, track and field)
“Young Writers” Literary Magazine
Atlantic Middle School is proud of its nationally recognized Literary Magazine, “Young Writers”, which received national recognition from the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). We are very proud to have received the ranking of “Highest Award”, the NCTE’s best rating.
D.A.R.E. is a cooperative relationship between Quincy Public Schools and the Quincy Police department. Over the years the D.A.R.E. effort has been very effective in teaching students in grade 7 about the dangers of drugs and in teaching decision making skills.
Theatre Arts Program
Our Theater Arts Program involves Chorus, Drama, Band.
Chorus – Atlantic’s Chorus meets before school for grades 7 and 8 and culminates in performances for students and parents.
Drama – Our Drama program is open to all students. Rehearsals are held after school and techniques of acting and singing are introduced.
Band– Atlantic’s Band is open to all students. Performances are held at school and off site.
Students who need assistance with their school work have a professionally staffed center made available to them after school.
“The Atlantic Clipper” is the annual yearbook printed at the conclusion of each school year.