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Curriculum Profile

THE CURRICULUM

Required for Graduation:
# UNITS SUBJECT
4 Religion (or 1 unit each year at Notre Dame)
4 English
4 Math
3 Science (recommended as senior elective)
3 Foreign Language
1 Fine Arts Elective
1 U.S. History
1 World History
1.5 Health/Wellness
0.5 Civics
0.5 Geography
0.5 Economics
0.5 Personal Finance
0.5 Computer/IT
0.5 Public Speaking
3.5 Academic Electives
 

CURRICULUM BY CLASS

FRESHMAN SOPHOMORE JUNIOR SENIOR
Religion 1
English 1
IT/Public Speaking
Algebra 1 / Geometry
Biology 1
Foreign Language 1
Wellness or Fine Arts
Geography/Civics
Religion 2
English 2
Geometry / Algebra 2
H. Chemistry 1 / Conceptual Phys
Foreign Language 2
World History
Wellness or Fine Arts
Religion 3
English 3
Algebra 2 / Pre Cal / Trig
Foreign Language 3
Physics/Chemistry
U.S. History
Elective
Elective
Religion 4
English 4
Math
Economics / Personal Finance
Elective
Elective
Elective


 
 
Below is an overview of our current elective and dual enrollment selections, which we adjust to fit the requirements and interests of our students:
 
ADVANCED PLACEMENT COURSES
A.P. Art
A.P. Biology
A.P. Calculus
A.P. Chemistry
A.P. Computer Science
A.P. English Composition
A.P. English Literature
A.P. Environmental Science
A.P. Psychology
A.P. Spanish
A.P. U.S. History
A.P. World History
 
DUAL ENROLLMENT
College PreCalculus 1&2
English Composition 1&2
Government
Economics
Probability & Statistics
 
ENGLISH
Journalism (Yearbook)
Film

FOREIGN LANGUAGE
French 4
German 4
Spanish 4
 
SCIENCE
Physics
Anatomy & Physiology
Forensic Science
Microbiology/Genetics

SOCIAL STUDIES
Psychology
Sports Psychology
Criminal Justice
History Through Film
 
FINE ARTS
Art 1, 2
Photography
Piano
Percussion
Ceramics
Concert Band
Dance
Advanced Dance
Theatre 1, 2, 3

PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Weight Training
Advanced Weight Training
Team Sports
TaeKwanDo
Yoga