Los Alisos offers a variety of electives courses that range from Cooking to Computers. Most are taught in lab settings using a variety of hands on approaches.
In Grade 7, some students take a trimester long Exploratory Wheel which includes Career Exploration, Introduction to Drama, and Home Arts. The purpose of the Exploratory Wheel is to expose 7th graders to a variety of topics and spark their interest for 8th grade electives. Year-long electives are also offered in Grade 7 for students involved in Spanish Immersion, AVID and Music (Band/Strings).
In Grade 8, offerings include: Home Arts, ASB, Computer Applications, Video Production, Spanish, Drama, Band, Strings, and Orchestra. These electives provide a range of skills that will challenge all 8th graders in their chosen pursuit.