Irvington Community Middle School offers a rigorous academic program with a focus on individual results and achievement. Teachers meet in weekly grade-level teams to share their curriculum-based strategies and to meet the needs of their students.
Assessment tools are used to drive instruction and target individual student needs through differentiated instruction, small group instruction, pull-out services (involving small group work with teachers' assistants, literacy and math coaches and aides, and/or special education instructors), and after-school tutoring and enrichment sessions.
Teachers at ICMS employ a variety of instructional resources ranging from Internet and computer technology, novels, textbooks, videos, and hands-on materials. Textbooks are only one small part of instructional resources used at ICMS. The following textbook series have been adopted as tools to aid instruction: