Ramp Up to Algebra

  • Rockwood is committed to ensuring students experience an engaging, rigorous mathematics curriculum that can be personalized to meet individual student needs. Throughout middle school, Rockwood mathematics instruction is intended to build on prior knowledge and develop a deep conceptual understanding of essential mathematics content.

    The Ramp Up to Algebra online summer course was developed in an effort to better meet student needs and provide families with more options for placement. This course prepares students currently enrolled in Math 7 and Math 8 for Algebra 1.

    Please sign into Clevr and choose the "Ramp Up To Algebra Registration" form under Listings.

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  • What is the online summer course titled Ramp Up to Algebra?

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  • When is the summer Ramp Up to Algebra offered and what is the time requirement?

  • What will students learn in Ramp Up to Algebra?

  • How will this online summer course work for students?

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  • Personalize Your Math Pathway

    Step 1

    Choose Math 6 or Math 6/7.

    Step 2

    If Math 6 is chosen, next choose between:

    • Math 7 and Math 8 separately; or
    • Math 7/8 (after successful completion of summer work).

    If Math 6/7 is chosen, next would be Math 7/8.

    Step 3

    Algebra 1 or AMPED

    Step 4

    Geometry, or Geometry in Construction, or Honors Geometry

    Step 4

    Choose Algebra 2 or Honors Algebra 2 (includes Trigonometry)

    Step 5

    If Algebra 2 is chosen, next choose between:

    • Algebra 3 (can receive college credit through the University of Missouri-St. Louis) and Trigonometry; or
    • Algebra 3, Trigonometry, Statistics, or Finite Math (semester courses; choose two).

    If Honors Algebra 2 was chosen, next would be Pre-Calculus and/or AP Statistics.

    Step 6

    If Algebra 2 was chosen:

    • and then followed by Algebra 3 and Trigonometry, next would be Pre-Calculus and/or AP Statistics.
    • If two semester courses were chosen, next would be two additional courses from the previous list, or AP Statistics.

    If Honors Algebra 2 was chosen, followed by Pre-Calculus and/or AP Statistics, next would be AP Calculus and/or AP Statistics.