The Middle School curriculum responds to the intellectual, physical, social, emotional, aesthetic, and spiritual needs of the young adolescent. Serving as a bridge between childhood and adolescence, the Middle School helps each student develop with integrity and confidence. The Middle School experience promotes academic achievement, character growth, and an appreciation of McDonogh's heritage.
A true community is based on respect, responsibility, honesty, and kindness. The Middle School Honor Code nurtures and maintains an atmosphere of mutual trust among students, faculty, and staff, in which students develop integrity and strong moral character.
Individuals at McDonogh are expected to behave truthfully, honestly, and fairly at all times. McDonogh Middle School students commit to accepting the following responsibilities:a. telling the truth in all situations