Manitou Springs Middle School is a thriving school community, serving approximately 320 students from grades 6 to 8, where every student has an opportunity to discover their fullest potential. Through the use of research-based instructional strategies used in every classroom, our dedicated staff increases students’ overall confidence, feelings of success, and engagement in school. In addition to core academic classes, a wide range of learning opportunities are available through classes such as art, band, orchestra, choir, world languages, computer science, physical education, and careers in construction. Advisory is an integral part of our middle school programming where staff supports the social-emotional development of students through a rich and engaging curriculum designed to empower students during their middle school years.