Academics


 

Science

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Middle School - Grades 6-8

To provide consistency in the program and to give all students the opportunity to be exposed to life science, earth science and physical science all three years in middle school, the middle school science teachers have decided to use the following sequence in teaching the modules.  The fifteen (15) - book, short course series includes rich and student-friendly content; extensive reading, math and lab skill development; and cutting-edge technology for both students and teachers.

Grade 6
  • Animals
  • Environmental Science
  • Water on Earth
  • Sound and Light
  • Weather and Climate
Grade 7
  • Inside the Restless Earth
  • Introduction to Matter
  • Forces, Motion and Energy
  • Microorganisms, Fungi and Plants
  • Electricity and Magnetism
Grade 8
  • Astronomy
  • Cells
  • Heredity and Classification
  • Human Body Systems and Health
  • Interactions of Matter
  • Earth's Changing Surface

High School - Grades 9 through 12
The science curriculum at the high school level is varied to meet the needs of the student populations. Courses offered include:
  • Astronomy/Meteorology
  • Geology
  • Integrated Science
  • Biology
  • AP/CAPP Biology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Biology I-A (South)
  • Descriptive Chemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry I-A (South)
  • AP Chemistry
  • Physics
  • AP/CAPP Physics
  • Botany
  • Transitional Integrated Science (South)