Program of Studies

Harrison High School
Program of Studies

2017-18

Core Courses

English 1
English 2
English 3
English 4

Algebra 1
Geometry
Algebra 2

Environmental Science
Biology
Chemistry

World History
US History 1
US History 2

Chinese 1
Chinese 2
Spanish 1
Spanish 2
Spanish 3
Spanish 4

Physical Education & Health 9
Physical Education & Health 10
Physical Education & Health 11
Physical Education & Health 12


Financial & Economic Literacy
Freshmen Seminar

Honors Core Courses

*** Students must meet all course prerequisites in order to enroll in HONORS classes. ***

English 1 HONORS
English 2 HONORS
English 3 HONORS
English 4 HONORS

Algebra 1 HONORS
Geometry HONORS
Algebra 2 HONORS
Pre-Calculus HONORS
Trigonometry HONORS

Environmental Science HONORS
Biology HONORS
Chemistry HONORS

World History HONORS
US History 1 HONORS
US History 2 HONORS

Spanish 4 HONORS

Advanced Placement

*** Students must meet all course prerequisites in order to enroll in AP classes. ***

AP Calculus

AP US History 1
AP US History 2
AP Language and Composition
AP Literature and Composition
AP Spanish Literature
AP Spanish Language
AP Statistics
AP Chemistry
AP Computer Science
AP Physics



General Ed Requirements
(students generally select 2-4 per year--depending on grade)

English Dept.
Advanced Creative Writing (2.5)
College Writing & Research (5)
Creative Writing (2.5)
Debate & Public Speaking (5)
Film Studies (5)
Real to Reel (5)
SAT Prep (1.25 per quarter)

STEM & Technology Dept.
Engineering (5)
Basic Computer Applications (2.5)
Game Programming (2.5)
Hardware & Software (2.5)
Computer Animation (2.5)

Fine and Performing Arts Dept.
Art 1 (5)
Art 2 (5)
Band (5)
Ceramics (5)
Chorus (5)
Intro to Music Theory & Piano (5)
Music Technology (5)
Photography 1 (2.5)
Photography 2 (2.5)
Studio Art (5)
Music Appreciation (2.5)

Science Dept.
Astronomy, Geology, & Oceanography (5)
Botany & Zoology (5)
Physics (5)

Math Dept.
Discrete Mathematics/Analysis (5)
SAT Prep (1.25 per quarter)
Pre-Calculus & Trigonometry (5)

Social Studies Dept.
Political Science (2.5)
Social Development (5)
Economics (5)
Intro to Law (5)

Physical Education Dept.
Personal Fitness & Nutrition (2.5)


Academies

Culinary & Hospitality
STEM

Dual-Credit College Classes

English Composition I
English Composition II
Psychology
Human Culture and Values

*** Students who choose this program must enroll in all four college courses (two per semester) and will graduate HHS with 12 college credits. ***