Curriculum

Please refer to the following pages for graduation requirements: Class of 2015 & 2016 or Class of 2017 and beyond.

DISCIPLINE

9TH GRADE

10TH GRADE

11TH GRADE

12TH GRADE

English

English 9: Composition and Literary Analysis

English 10: Western Literature

AP English Language and Composition
OR
English 11: American Literature

AP English Literature, Creative Writing, Contemporary Women Writers, Men's Studies, Fiction and Literary Adaptation, Sci Fi and the Politics of Imagination, Global Voices

Social Studies

World History
OR
Honors World History 9

World History 10
OR
AP World History 10

Modern United
States History

21st Century Global Issues, Constitutional Law, Government and Economics, Social Entrepreneurship, World Religions

Math

Geometry
OR
Advanced Algebra 2/Trigonometry
OR
Honors Algebra 2/3

Algebra 2/Trigonometry
OR
Advanced Algebra 3/Advanced Trigonometry
OR
Honors Pre-Calculus

Functions/Probability/ Trigonometry
OR
Honors Pre-Calculus
OR
AP Calculus AB

Advanced Topics in Calculus
AP Calculus AB
AP Calculus BC
AP Statistics
Discrete Math
Honors Pre-Calculus
Statistics

Science

Science and Engineering
OR
Honors Biology

Biology
Honors Biology
Honors Chemistry
Physical Science

Anatomy/Physiology
AP Biology
Astronomy
Chemistry
Environmental Science
Honors Chemistry
Honors Physics

Anatomy/Physiology
AP Biology
Astronomy
Environmental Science
Honors Physics
Physics

World Language

Spanish
OR
French

* Student placement in French and Spanish is based on prior experience and/or written and oral assessment.
* Both languages offer classes from Level I – AP Language and Culture.

Health &
Physical Education

9th Grade Health
9th Grade Physical Education

Must take one additional year of Physical Education prior to Graduation

Fine Arts

Theatre Arts, Visual Arts, Music

Seminar &
Advisory Program

Freshman Seminar

 

Junior Seminar

Senior Seminar

Non-
Departmental
Electives

Robotics, Yearbook I: Journalism and Design, Persuasive Communication, Yearbook II: Graphic Marketing, Engineering and Design, Advanced Argumentation