American Way Middle School, located in Memphis, Tenn., provides a variety of academic programs and sports activities to students in grades six through eight. The school s curriculum includes classes in language arts, mathematics, reading, and health and physical education. It additionally offers various subjects, such as science, social studies, American history, and family and consumer science. American Way Middle School's athletics department offers various sports activities, such as soccer, basketball, football, baseball, track and field and volleyball. The school also has a band and orchestra, as well as theater arts, drama, chess and vocal music clubs. It additionally conducts classes in technology education and world languages. The school provides special education programs for students with various disabilities. It has media specialists, counselors and translators on its staff. American Way Middle School is part of Memphis City Schools.