Melissa Lunsford of Mena School Disrict announced the Mena Middle School would be offering a Computer Science Course during the 2020-2021 School Year.
Computer Science for 7th and 8th graders is an elective consisting of an introduction to computers, hardward, software, internet, research, coding, and 21st Century Skills. This is a Project Based Learning course where students will apply knowledge and skills to solve problems they identify in their school and community.
Lunsford said the Mena Middle School will continue to offer Career Technical Course electives including: Family Consumer Science Investigations, Introducation ot Agriculture, Career Development, Keyboarding, Leadership thorugh Service Learning and Introduction to Business Applications and Computers.
There courses will allow students to establish foundation skills for their future including high school, college, and the workforce.
Students should make their course selections via the School Form.