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Your 4-Year Plan for High School

 

Required Number of Years

9th

10th

11th

12th

A.  History/Social Science Courses include: US History, World History, Government, geography

2 Required

3 Recommended*

 

World History

(H/AP)

US History (AP)

Gov’t (AP)

Economics  (H)

B.  English/Composition and Literature

4 Required

English 9 (H)

English 10 (H)

 

English 11 (AP)

 

English 12 (AP)

 

C.  Mathematics includes Algebra I, Geometry and Algebra II.  Advanced Courses like Pre-Cal and Stats are also recommended.

3 Required

 

4 Recommended*

Algebra I

or

Geometry

 

Geometry or

Algebra II

 

Algebra II

Or PreCalc (H) Or

Statistics (AP) or Int Data Science

 

*H PreCalc

or AP Calculus or

Statistics (AP)

or Int Data Science

 

D.   Laboratory Science Includes biology, chemistry and physics & integrated/inter-coordinated science

2 Required

3-4 Recommended*

Biology (H)

or

Int. Coor Science (ICS)

 

Biology (H)

or

Chemistry/Physics

(H/AP)

*Chemistry/Physics

(H/AP)

 

*AP Env Sci, Biology, Chemistry, Physics

 

ELanguage Other Than English Includes Spanish, Spanish for Spanish Speakers, Mandarin, Japanese, Italian, French

2 Required

3-4 Recommended*

LOTE

I/II/III/IV/AP

 

LOTE

I/II/III/IV/AP

 

*LOTE

I/II/III/IV/AP

 

*LOTE

I/II/III/IV/AP

 

F. Visual and  Performing Arts (music, art, drama)

1 Required

 

 

 

 

G. College Preparatory Electives

1 Required

 

 

 

 

Health

1 Semester Req.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P.E.

4 Semesters Required

Adv PE 1A

Or

Sports Team

Adv PE 1B

Or

Sports Team

Adv PE 2A

Or

Sports Team

Adv PE 2B

Or

Sports Team

 

 

 

 

Exams

PSAT/ACT/

SAT

SAT (Subject Tests)

Required Exams

PSAT (October)

PSAT (October)

AP Exams (May)- if enrolled

SAT Subject tests (June)

 

PSAT (October)

SAT or ACT (March/April/ or May)

AP Exams (May)- if enrolled

SAT Subject tests (May/ June)

SAT or ACT (Oct/Nov/ or Dec.)

SAT Subject tests (Sept/, Oct/ or Nov)

AP Exams (May)- if enrolled