Curriculum 2012 – 2013

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7th Grade
English or English Honors
Pre-Algebra or Pre-Algebra Honors
Social Studies
Science
Religion
Literature
Rotation 1:  Keyboarding/Theatre 7/Visual Arts/Choir OR Band
Rotation 2:  PE/Study Hall


8th Grade
English or English Honors
Transition to Algebra or Algebra I Honors
Social Studies
Science
Religion
Literature (one semester)
Computer Application (one semester)
Rotation 1: Creative Writing/Intro. to Speech and Debate/Choir/Theatre 8 OR Band
Rotation 2:  PE/Study Hall

9th Grade
English or English Honors
Algebra I or Geometry Honors
Geography/Mississippi Studies
Biology I or Biology Honors
Religion
Spanish I or Latin I or French I
Computer Application (1 semester), Physical Education
Fine Arts Elective


10th Grade
English or English Honors
Geometry or Algebra II Honors
World History or World History Honors
Chemistry or Chemistry Honors
Religion
Foreign Language
Health (one semester)
ACT Prep (one semester)
Elective  (1 unit)


11th Grade
English or English Honors or AP English
Algebra II or Trigonometry Honors / Pre-Calculus Honors
U.S. History or U.S. History Honors or AP US History
Science (from elective list)
Religion
Personal Finance (one semester)
Public speaking (one semester)
Elective from list (2 units)


12th Grade
English or English Honors or AP English
Math (from elective list)
U.S. Government / Economics
Science (from elective list)
Religion
Electives from list (3 units)

ELECTIVE LIST

Full Year (1 unit) One Semester (1/2 unit)

English/Literature:
Mythology (1/2 Unit)
Creative Writing (1/2 Unit)
Literature in Film (1/2 Unit)
Introduction to Journalism
Journalism I
Journalism II

Math:
AP Calculus (AP test required)
Trigonometry/Advanced Algebra
Calculus

Science:
AP Biology (AP test required)
AP Chemistry (AP test required)
AP Physics (AP test required)
AP Geography (AP test required)
Aerospace Science (1/2 Unit)
Astronomy (1/2 Unit)
Botany (1/2 Unit)
Zoology (1/2 Unit)
Human Anatomy & Physiology
Physical Science
Physics I
Earth Science

Social Studies:
Psychology (1/2 Unit)
Sociology (1/2 Unit)

Fine Arts:
Art I/II
Art III/IV
Drawing I
Painting I
Pottery I
Pottery II
Choral Music
Band
Jazz Band
Orchestra Strings
Theatre I
Theatre II
Theatre III

Elearning Electives:
Distance learning courses are offered through Missouri Virtual High School.  Contact the guidance department for a listing of courses and more information.

Other:
PE- Athletics
Study Hall
Compensatory Reading I
(9th grade only)
Compensatory Reading II (10th grade only)
Compensatory Writing I (11th grade only)
Compensatory Writing II (12th grade only)