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Our 8th graders take a year long course of Algebra.  The students enjoy both lecture, visuals and technology to learn the content.  The students take the Algebra California State Test in the spring.

Free after school tutoring is offered by select teachers on a regular basis.  Please email your students teacher for the schedule of tutoring.

Algebra Class Expectations

Students enrolled in Algebra are expected to attend class on a regular basis, complete the nightly homework practice and study for and take their exams.

The Algebra course is focused and fast paced. Bret Harte students must stay engaged in the lesson by paying attention, take notes and interact in class by asking questions and answering questions.  


Students need:

Spiral Notebooks (6)

Pencils with cap eraser (15)

Pink Erasers (3)


Graphing Calculator