The school operates on an block schedule; meaning students are enrolled for 8 classes (seven academic and one “study hall”). Periods 1-4 meet on A days and 5-8 on B days. Class length is approximately 90 minutes.
McAthur offers a broad range of core and elective classes and has a Career Technical Education Department. Additionally, students are provided the opportunity to dual enroll.
After School Activities
After school activities are diverse and well-respected. The students, whose mascot is the Mustang, participate in a variety of after school clubs including chorus and robotics. Finally, the school is home to 12 sports programs at the varsity and junior varsity levels. The student body is extremely well-rounded.
Parent Involvement is actively encouraged as the school has an active PTA. Parents are also encouraged to participate in both SAC and SAF.
Portions of the student bodies from Apollo Middle, Driftwood Middle and Pines Middle feed into McArthur. The schools work closely together to ensure a smooth transition including academics and activities.
For more information regarding McArthur High School and all of their programs visit their website.