Course Load

Course Load

Course requirements are outlined below.  Students must take a minimum of 6 credits each year.

Typical Freshman Course Load

  • English 9
  • Foundations in Literature
  • US History
  • Mathematics (Algebra 1 or Geometry)
  • Biology
  • Foreign Language (Spanish, ASL, or Latin)
  • Elective
  • Physical Education
  • Off Campus Education

Total: 6-7 Credits

Typical Sophomore Course Load

  • English 10
  • Global Literature
  • Western Traditions
  • Mathematics (Geometry or Algebra 2/Trig)
  • Science (Environmental or Chemistry)
  • Foreign Language
  • Elective
  • Physical Education
  • Off Campus Education

Total: 6-7 Credits

Typical Junior Course Load

  • English 11
  • American Literature
  • The Modern World or AP European History
  • Mathematics (Algebra 2/Trig or Precalculus)
  • Science (Physics, Chemistry, Forensic Science, AP Chem, or AP Bio)
  • Foreign Language
  • Electives
  • Physical Education
  • Off Campus Education

Total: 6-7 Credits

Typical Senior Course Load

  • Senior Humanities (AP English Literature and Composition, 20th Century Culture and Thought, Constructing the Past, or Creative Writing)
  • History (AP Gov’t, or AP Macroeconomics)
  • Mathematics (Precalculus, Discrete Math, Probability and Statistics, Calculus, AP Calculus AB, or Multivariable Calculus)
  • Science* (Physics, Physiology and Public Health, Disease and Biotechnology, Forensic Science, Chemistry, AP Chem, AP Bio, or AP Physics)
  • Foreign Language
  • Electives
  • Physical Education

Total: 6-7 Credits


Electives

STEM

Introduction to Computer Programming
Introduction to Engineering
AP Computer Science A

Performing Arts

Chorus
Jazz Band
Rock, Pop & Blues
String Ensemble

Music Technology

Music Production

Visual Arts

Art I: Foundations in Art
Art II: Elements and Principles of Design
Independent Art
AP Studio Art 2-D Design
Ceramics
Animation and Video Exploration
Web and Graphic Design
Yearbook

Behavioral Science

Psychology