4 Six Classes Per Year X Four Years = 24 Carnegie Units (yearlong courses or its equivalent)
5 What is required to graduate? 23 Carnegie Units Divided up into specific course or subject requirements
6 What is required to graduate? (The following is on the handout titled Graduation Requirements)
7 What is required to graduate? 4 years of English/Language Arts4 years of Math4 years of Science3 years of Social Studies1 semester of Health1 semester of PE (Personal Fitness)*3 years of of Fine Arts/World Language/Career Tech
8 The remaining five Carnegie Units are electives.
15 Science (usual sequence) YearCourse Choices9thHonors Biology or Biology10thHonors Chemistry or Chemistry11thPhysics or AP Physics12thOptional Science (often AP level)
16 Science (usual sequence) YearCourse Choices9thHonors Biology or Biology10thHonors Chemistry or Chemistry11thOptional Science (often at the AP level) --AP Chemistry is usually taken in 11th grade12thPhysics or AP Physics
17 Science (usual sequence) Science Electives—AP LevelAP Computer ScienceAP ChemistryAP BiologyAP Environmental Science(AP Physics is taken in place of Physics graduation requirement)
18 ALL CAN BE TAKEN AT THE AP LEVEL FOR GRADUATION Social StudiesRequired Courses:World History (year long, 10th)U.S. History (year long, 11th)American Government (semester long)Economics (semester long)ALL CAN BE TAKEN AT THE AP LEVEL FOR GRADUATION
19 Social Studies 9th 10th 11th 12th Year Course Choices None required (AP Electives)10thWorld History ORAP World History11thU.S. History ORAP U.S. History12thEconomics & Government ORAP Economics & AP Gov’tAMDM ORPre-Calculus AND/OR
20 Social StudiesOther Social Studies AP Electives: AP Psychology AP Comparative Government (one semester) AP Microeconomics (one semester) AP Human Geography (9th only) AP Government (9th—year, 12th semester)
21 Other Academic Electives Science Social Studies English Also, TAG!
22 TAG Directed Study Available at all grade levels A self-directed course with guidance from a teacherMeets dailyElective credit receivedNumber grade earned
23 TAG Career InternshipAvailable to TAG juniors and seniors in good standingA student may take up to four internships (each is one semester long).Prerequisite – Hire Me! seminar
24 World LanguageNot a graduation requirement BUT it is a college admissions requirement!AP Level: French, Spanish, Latin
25 If selective colleges require 7+ AP courses, how/where can they fit all those in their schedules?
26 Four Year Plan 9th 10th 11th 12th English/ Language Arts English/LanguageArtsSocial StudiesMathematicsScienceForeign Language Career Tech/Fine ArtsPE/HealthOther Electives9thFS10th11th12thFreshman APs:Human Geog.orAmer. Gov’tAP World HistoryAP Electives:AP PsychologyAP Music TheoryAP French, etc.AP LanguageAP U.S. HistoryAP EconomicsAP Electives:AP Computer ScienceAP Comparative Gov’t (and more!)AP Calculus or AP StatisticsElective Science at AP LevelAP LiteratureAP U.S. Government