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Course Catalog

 
University High School Charter Course Offerings
 

 

 

Social Science "A"

 

All students must complete one year of World History, US History and one semester each of US Government and Economics.

Social Science

 

9th Grade

None or

Honors World History

10th Grade

World History or

World History Honors or

AP World History

11th Grade

US History or

US History Honors or

AP US History

12th Grade

Government/Honors or

AP Government or

Economics/Honors or

AP Economics

 
 
 

English "B"

 

All students must complete four years of English and be enrolled in English all 4 years.

ENGLISH

 

9th Grade

English 9 or Honors English 9

 

11th Grade

English 11 or Honors or

AP English Language

12th Grade

English 12 or Honors or

AP English Literature

 
 

ELD

 

ELD 1

 

ELD 2

 

Academic ELD 3 &

English 9 Sheltered

Academic ELD 4/

English 9 or 10 Sheltered

 
 
 
 

Mathematics "C"

All students must complete Algebra 1, Geometry and Algebra 2 and must be enrolled in a math course in 9th, 10th, and 11th grades.  It is recommended that all students take 4 years of math.

SEQUENCE 1

9th Grade

Algebra 1

10th Grade

Geometry or Honors

11th Grade

Algebra 2 or Honors

12th Grade

Pre-Calculus or Honors or Statistics/Prob or AP Statistics

SEQUENCE 2

9th Grade

Algebra I

10th Grade

Geometry Honors

11th Grade

Advanced Math Honors

(Need Teacher Approval)

12th Grade

AP Calculus AB or BC or

Statistics/Prob or AP Statistics

  

 

SEQUENCE 3

9th Grade

Geometry Honors

10th Grade

Algebra 2 Honors

11th Grade

Pre-Calculus Honors

12th Grade

AP Calculus AB or BC or

AP Statistics

SEQUENCE 4

9th Grade

Geometry Honors

10th Grade

Advanced Math Honors

(Need Teacher Approval)

11th Grade

AP Calculus AB or BC or

Statistics/Prob or AP Statistics

12th Grade

AP Calculus AB or BC or

Statistics/Prob or AP Statistics

 

 

SEQUENCE 5

9th Grade

Algebra 2 Honors

10th Grade

Pre-Calculus Honors

11th Grade

AP Calculus AB or BC or

Statistics/Prob or AP Statistics

12th Grade

AP Calculus AB or BC or

Statistics/Prob or AP Statistics

 

 

 

Science "D"

 

All students must complete one year of biological Science and one year of physical science.  An additional year in either biological or physical science is recommended.

 

SCIENCE

 

9th Grade

Inter- Coordinated Science or

Biology or

Biology Honors

10th Grade

Biology or Biology Honors or

Marine Biology Honors or

AP Biology

11th Grade

Chemistry or Chemistry Honors

or

Physics or Physics Honors

ADDITIONAL COURSES

 

AP Chemistry

 

 

AP Environmental Science

AP Physics 1/2

 

 

Language Other Than English (LOTE) "E"

 

All students must complete two years of a Language Other than English.  A third year is recommended.

 

SPANISH

 

Spanish 1/Honors Spanish 1

 

Spanish 2/Honors Spanish 2

 

Spanish 3/Honors Spanish 3

 

SPANISH SPEAKERS

 

Spanish for Spanish Speakers 1/

Honors Spanish for Spanish Speakers

Spanish for Spanish Speakers 2/

Honors Spanish for Spanish Speakers

   

AP SPANISH COURSES

 

AP Spanish Language

AP Spanish Literature

  

MANDARIN

 

Mandarin 1

Mandarin 2

Mandarin 3

FRENCH

 

French 1

French 2

French 3

 

 

Visual and Performing Arts "F"

Students must complete one year of Visual and Performing Arts in the same discipline.  Course can be taken during any grade. 

 

VISUAL ARTS

Ceramics 1

Painting 1

Drawing 1

Ceramics 2

Painting 2

 

MUSIC

Keyboarding 1 (Piano)

Choir 1

Guitar 1

Guitar 2

Vocal Ensemble (Choir 2)

Keyboarding 2 (Piano 2)

                                                                    

 

 

ADDITIONAL OFFERINGS


Drumline

Jazz Ensemble

Orchestra

Music Technology

Music Production/Business Music

 

AP

AP Studio Art and Drawing

AP Studio Art 2D

AP Studio Art 3D

  AP Music Theory

 

 Electives "G"

 

ADDITIONAL COURSES

"G" Electives

 

Nanotechnology

 

 

Exploring Computer Science

AP Computer Principles

AP Computer Science

AP Psychology

AP Seminar (AP Capstone)

AP Research (AP Capstone)

 

 

 

Career & Technical Education – Pathways      

All students completing either the first or second course AND the third course in the sequence will receive a certificate in the area of study.  It is recommended that students take all three courses.     

 

PATHWAY: DESIGN, VISUAL, AND MEDIA ARTS – ANIMATION

Animation 1

 

Computer Animation

 

Animation and Design Media

 

PATHWAY: DESIGN, VISUAL, AND MEDIA ARTS – GRAPHIC DESIGN

introduction to Graphic Design

 

Graphic Design

 

Graphic Design Advertising Design

 

 

PATHWAY: DESIGN, PATIENT CARE– SPORTS MEDICINE

Medical Terminology

 

Sports Medicine

 

Athletic Training