Special Area Classes

  • Lopez students attend special area classes daily as part of their regular schedule. 

    Physical Education

    Students learn about physical fitness, sports, and health/nutrition, all while having fun in our state-of-the-art gymnasium.

    Library

    Students engage in learning activities that focus on reading for enjoyment and have the opportunity to check out books to read at home. 

    Music/Band

    Kinder-3rd grade students learn about music, including singing and playing simple instruments.  Beginning in 4th grade, students can choose to take band, where they can learn to play a variety of instruments and perform throughout the school year.  Currently nearly 150 student in grades 4th-8th participate in band. 

    Technology

    Lopez students start by learning the basic functions of a computer before moving into the following:

    • Microsoft Office Programs, such as Word and PowerPoint 
    • Online presentation programs, such as Prezi and Canva
    • Basic Coding
    • Typing
    • Internet safety