McLain LIVE provides a two year experiential, direct instruction, highly interactive alternative for 14 and 15 year old students needing 9th and 10th grade credits.

LIVE experience

Program Highlights

  • Two Year Commitment 
  • Ninth and Tenth Grade Only
  • Students Apply / Enter With 0 - 4 Credits
  • Designed To Create Success For Students Who Struggle In A Traditional Setting
  • Average Class Size In Core Academics Is Only Fifteen Students
  • Theme-based, Interdisciplinary Classes
  • Students Focus On Three Daily Classes (Elective and Two Core Subjects)
  • 4.5 Week Grading Terms Keep Students Engaged and Earning Credits
  • Life Management (Homeroom) Builds Community
  • Integrated Use of Technology to Develop Twenty-first Century Learning Skills
  • Additional Teacher-supported Work-time Available
  • Frequent Course-related Field Trips
  • Traditional grading scale
    • 100-90 (A)
    • 89-80 (B)
    • 79-70 (C)
    • Below 70 (F)
  • Prepares Students For A Successful Transition to Another McLain Program or School of Choice

Mr. Gist

Period 1:  8:30-10:10
Advisement:  10:15-10:40
Period 2:  10:45-11:35
Period 3:  11:40-1:20
Period 4:  1:25-2:15
Period 5:  2:20-3:10


Experience McLain For Yourself

Exciting Electives!  Outdoor Adventures!
Classes You Can Use In Real Life!



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