Media Arts Collaborative Charter School
P 505.243.1957F 505.268.1651

Courses

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MACCS utilizes a 4X4 Block schedule, allowing students ample time for rigorous projects and mastery learning. Students take eight courses per year, four Core and four Media Electives, with the potential to graduate with 32 credits. In addition to their daily four classes, every student attends Advisory. On Wednesdays students will have early dismissal.


Course Catalog

Mastery Skill Sets

Media Electives

  • Media Literacy
  • Film:
    • Film Production 1, 2, 3, 4
    • Advanced Film Production
    • Experimental Film
    • Documentary Film
    • Film History
    • Screenwriting
  • Writing:
    • Creative Writing
    • Graphic Novel Illustration
  • Photography:
    • Photography 1, 2
    • Intro to Black & White Photography
    • Black & White Darkroom
  • Adobe® After Effects
  • Audio 1, 2
  • Graphic Design
  • Art:
    • Drawing
    • Painting
  • Animation
  • Media Internships

Core Content

High School

  • English:
    • English 9 (1 credit)
    • English 10 (1 credit)
    • English 11 (1 credit)
    • English 12 (1 credit)
    • AP English / Literature (1 credit)
  • Math:
    • Algebra I (1 credit)
    • Algebra II (1 credit)
    • Geometry (1 credit)
    • Financial Math (0.5 credit)
  • Science:
    • Physics (1 credit)
    • Biology (1 credit)
    • Chemistry (1 credit)
    • Environmental Science (1 credit)
    • Anatomy & Physiology (0.5 credit)
    • Health (0.5 credit)
    • Physical Education (1 credit)
  • History:
    • World History (1 credit)
    • United States History (1 credit)
    • Government & Honors Government (0.5 credit)
    • Economics (0.5 credit)
    • New Mexico History (0.5 credit)
  • Language:
    • Spanish I
    • Spanish II

Honors offered for most Core Courses

Middle School

  • Language Arts 6, 7, 8
  • Social Studies 6, 7, 8
  • Math 6, 7, 8
  • Algebra
  • Science 6, 7, 8

Typical Grade Level Courses

6th Grade

  • Math 6
  • Language Arts 6
  • Social Studies 6
  • Science 6
  • Computer Literacy
  • Media Literacy
  • Organizational Skills
  • Film 6
  • Art 6
  • Audio 6
  • Photo 6

7th Grade

  • Math 7
  • Language Arts 7
  • Social Studies 7
  • Science 7
  • Computer Literacy
  • Media Literacy
  • Organizational Skills
  • Film 7
  • Art 7
  • Audio 7
  • Photo 7

8th Grade

  • Math 8
  • Language Arts 8
  • Social Studies 8
  • Science 8
  • Computer Literacy
  • Media Literacy
  • Organizational Skills
  • Film 8
  • Art 8
  • Audio 8
  • Photo 8

9th Grade

  • Biology
  • NM History
  • Algebra I
  • English 9
  • Photo I
  • Audio I
  • Art I
  • Film I
  • Physical Education
  • Spanish I

10th Grade

  • Physics
  • World History
  • Algebra 2
  • English 10
  • Spanish 2
  • Photo 2
  • Audio 2
  • Art 2
  • Film 2

11th Grade

  • Chemistry
  • U.S. History
  • Geometry
  • English 11
  • Media Elective Choice
  • Dual-Credit or Internship

12th Grade

  • Government
  • Economics
  • English 12
  • Financial Math or Statistics
  • Media Elective Choice
  • Dual-Credit or Internship
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