Each student at Williston Middle School takes elective classes in addition to their basic academic classes. The choices are widespread, from Art to Yearbook. Elective choices change from year to year and are contingent on faculty staffing and availability.  The elective choices differ by grade level.


6th Graders going into 7th Grade
 7th Graders going into 8th Grade
Click Here for 7th Grade Electives Form      
 Click Here for 8th Grade Electives Form      

Completing these forms does not guarantee a seat in the preferred electives.  Course availability may be dependent on class size and faculty availability. Williston Middle School will try to schedule students in as many of the preferred courses as possible.

7th Grade Course Electives:
  • Art
  • Band
  • Choir
  • Swing Choir
  • Strings (Orchestra)
  • Experimenting with Science
  • Exploring Technology
  • Historical Fiction
  • Keyboarding
  • Lifetime Fitness
  • Study Hall
8th Grade Course Electives:
  • Art I
  • 3D Art
  • Band
  • Jazz Band
  • Strings (Orchestra)
  • Choir
  • Swing Choir
  • Computer Applications
  • FACS
  • Introduction to Guitar
  • Inventions & Innovations
  • LifeTime Fitness
  • Music Appreciation
  • ND Outdoors
  • Robotics
  • Spanish
  • Study Hall
  • World Music


The following classes have prerequisites or approvals required. For more information stop by the school office.
*Art II (Prerequisite: Art I)
*Advanced Guitar (Prerequisite: Intro to Guitar)
*Annual Yearbook (Requires recommendation from the teacher)
*Teachers Aide - (Requires application and approval by the teacher, counselor, and parent)