Home Contact Calendar News Staff
High School
In This Section
High School Science
Core Sequence for Graduating Class 2015-2018

Biology 1 and Physics 1: Students take a series of physical science including Biology 9 and Physics 9, each one semester long to fulfill the entire school year. In Biology 9, your child will learn about  ecology, cell structure and function, genetics and natural selection. In Physics 9, your child will learn about forces and linear motion, energy, heat energy, waves and energy, electrostatics, and the nature of science and engineering.

  • Biology 1 Year-at-a-glance (YAG) (PDF)
  • Physics 1 Year-a-a-glance (YAG) (PDF)

Chemistry: Students take a full school year of chemistry class. Here is where your child will learn kinetic molecular theory, kinetics and equilibrium, periodic table, atomic structure, gas laws, bonding, chemical reactions, stoichiometry, solutions, acids and bases, thermochemistry, and nuclear chemistry.

  • Chemistry Year-a-a-glance (YAG) (PDF)

Biology 2 and Physics 2: Students take a second year of Biology 11/12 and Physics 11/12, each one semester long to fulfill the entire school year. In Biology 11/12, your child will learn about biochemistry, genetics and evolution, and homeostasis and systems. In Physics 11/12, your child will learn about electricity and magnetism, two dimensional motion, light, and special engineering projects. 

  • Physics 2 Year-a-a-glance (YAG) (PDF)