The Arcola Intermediate School program is organized by teams in both seventh and eighth grades. Reading teachers are included on the seventh grade teams and on each of the eigth grade teams is a foreign language teacher. Expressive arts classes are also part of the daily schedule and two full-time counselors provide school guidance services. Over 50 clubs are offered to students each quarter as well as a comprehensive music program in both seventh and eighth grades. Students also have the opportunity to try-out for seasonal PIAA sports teams.