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Presenting: Course Options
Typical 7 th Grade Schedule English Math Science History Elective (PE) Elective
Typical 8 th Grade Schedule English Math Science History Elective
Group One Electives Year-long Courses
Physical Education Two years are required $20 Fee
Athletic Seasons Girls Girls Volleyball Volleyball Basketball Basketball Boys Boys Football Football Basketball Basketball Go Team!
POWER Reading Students who did not meet minimum standards on the STAAR will be scheduled into this course Students who did not meet minimum standards on the STAAR will be scheduled into this course.
Power Math Students who did not meet minimum standards on the STAAR will be scheduled into this course.
Introductory Intermediate Advanced $37 Fee
Intro Intermediate Advanced
Must rent or buy instrument
Fees Boys Intermediate Girls Advanced Girls
EXPLORATORY LANGUAGE INTRODUCTION TO SPANISH, FRENCH, JAPANESE, GERMAN, & SIGN LANGUAGE BASIC VOCABULARY LEARN CULTURE AND CUSTOMS
Reading: Adolescent Lit (semester or year) For students who enjoy reading & are avg. to above avg. readers.
Office AideRequirements: ApplicationApplication Satisfactory conductSatisfactory conduct Minimum ‘C’ average in each classMinimum ‘C’ average in each class Satisfactory attendanceSatisfactory attendance Year long or semester
Number Sense Semester or Year Develops number sense and problem solving skills through the study of: Mental Math Use of calculators Number theory Probability and Statistics History of Math Useful for students interested in math competition Useful for students interested in math competition
PATH – Next Step (7 th ) PATH I – HS (8 th ) College Readiness System Academic behaviors Work habits Independent research Effective communication High school credit in 8 th grade
Group Two Electives Semester Courses Must choose two to equal 1 unit
Intro Tech Theater For students interested in Stage Management Set, costume, make –up, lighting, design, publicity, theater management Basic construction tools and techniques Safety Semester class
Foreign Language Spanish 1 or French 1 Highly recommended 80 avg. in L.A. 6/7 Daily review and practice Spanish or French the next year Spanish 2 Spanish 2 Prerequisite: Spanish
Foreign Language Spanish 1 or French 1 Prerequisite : Highly recommended 80 in L.A. Daily review and practice Spanish II or French II the next year at the High School
YearYear long: 1 credit ProficientProficient in word processing, presentation software, internet use CreativeCreative use of technology in other courses Project based HighHigh School technology elective credit $15$15 fee Digital Design Media Productions
Principles of Human Services $15 Fee (Skills for Living)
Professional Communication Career Focus Explore the career clusters Resume writing Job interviewing Learn public relations skills and leadership characteristics Gain knowledge of the global economy
Communication Applications 1 semester H.S. credit class Learn public speaking skills
Touch System Data Entry 1 sem. H.S. credit class prerequisite for some H.S. tech. classes. $3 fee Grade 7 and 8 ( (Keyboarding)
H E A L T H Health is a 1 semester H.S. elective credit class
H.S. courses taken at intermediate level: Curriculum same as high school course Final grade recorded on H.S. transcript; grade earned not averaged in with G.P.A. Final exam is given. Attendance is critical.