High School Credit Courses
Algebra I and II
Algebra is the language through which we describe patterns. Think of it as a shorthand, of sorts. As opposed to having to do something over and over again, algebra gives you a simple way to express that repetitive process. It's also seen as a "gatekeeper" subject. Once students achieve an understanding of algebra, the higher-level math subjects become accessible to them.
This course is focus on the study of the properties and applications of common geometric figures in two and three dimensions. It includes the study of concepts about trigonometry. Students develop thinking skills that are used in problem solving situations.
Learning another language gives the learner the ability to step inside the mind and context of that other culture. Because learning a language involves a variety of learning skills, studying a foreign language can enhance one's ability to learn and function in several other areas. Children who have studied a language at the elementary level score higher on tests in reading, language arts, and math.
Physical Science is the science of matter and energy and their interactions and examines the physical world around us.
Biology is a natural science concerned with the study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, grow, evolution, distribution, and taxonomy.