CURRICULUM

Students are required to take 5 major courses each year

Grade 7
English 7
U.S. History
Math 7 or Pre-Algebra (H)
Life Science
French or Spanish I
Art/Music
Physical Education

Grade 8
English 8
Area Studies
Math 8 or Algebra I (H)
Physical Science
French or Spanish II
Music/Art
Physical Education

Grade 9
English 9
Ancient and Medieval History
Algebra 1 or Geometry (H)
Biology
French I or II, or Spanish I or II
Renaissance Art/Writing
Physical Education

Grade 10
English 10
European History or AP European History
Geometry or Algebra II/Trigonometry (H)
Chemistry
French II or III, or Spanish II or III
Impressionism
Physical Education

Grade 11
English Electives (include, on a rotating basis) Shakespeare, the English Novel, the American Novel, Poetry, Science Fiction, Modern Drama, the Epic Hero, Bible as in Literature, Greek Mythology, Drama to the Renaissance, Comedy, Creative Writing, Journalism
Social Studies U.S. History or AP U.S. History. Electives include Revolution and Terrorism, Current Events, Sociology, Political Philosophy (H), Macro/Micro Economics, World Religions, Physical Anthropology
Mathematics Algebra II/Trigonometry or Pre-calculus (H)
Science AP Biology, Forensics, Anatomy and Physiology, Forensic Science, Marine Biology, Bioethics, or Physics
Foreign Language French III or IV; Spanish III or IV
Web Design
Art Elective
Physical Education

Grade 12
English Electives (include, on a rotating basis) Shakespeare, the English Novel, The American Novel, Poetry, Modern Drama, Science Fiction, Epic Hero, Bible as in Literature, Biography, Creative Writing, Journalism, and/or AP English
Social Studies Electives (include) Macro/Micro Economics, Sociology, Political Philosophy (H), Anthropology, World Religions, Physical Anthropology Mathematics Pre-calculus, Statistics, Calculus or AP Calculus (AB or BC)
Science AP Biology, Marine Biology, Forensics, Anatomy and Physiology, Bioethics or Physics
Foreign Language French IV or AP French IV; Spanish IV or AP Spanish
Web Design
Art Elective
Physical Education

Graduation requirements, grades 9—12
English (4 years)
Mathematics (4 years)
History/Social Science (4 years)
Science (3 years)
Foreign Language (3 years)
Physical Education (4 years)