Upper School Curriculum

2018-2019 Curriculum Schema

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English 9

H. English 9 x
English 10

H. English 10 x

English 11

AP English
Language x $

World Literature

English 12

AP English
Literature x $

World Literature

Algebra 1

H. Geometry ++ x

Geometry ++

H. Algebra 2 ++ x

Algebra 2 ++

Advanced Math x

Pre-Calculus ++ x

Algebra 3 ++

Advanced Math

Pre-Calculus ++ x

Calculus ++ x

AP Calculus ++ x $

W. Geography /
Ancient History
World HistoryUS History

AP US History x

Gov’t / Economics

AP Government x $

Biology 1

H. Biology x

H. Chemistry x

AP Biology x $

Applied Science

Chemistry Physics

H Physics x

Anatomy & Physiology

AP Biology x $

AP Chemistry x $

AP Physics 1 x $

Biology 2

Physics

H Physics

Anatomy & Physiology

AP Biology x $

AP Chemistry x $

AP Physics 1 x $

AP Physics C x $

French 1 xx

Spanish 1 xx

Latin 1 xx

French 1

French 2

Spanish 1

Latin 1

Latin 2

French 1

French 2

French 3 x

Spanish 1

Spanish 2

Spanish 3 x

Latin I

Latin II

Latin III x

French 2

French 3 x

French 4 x

Spanish 2

Spanish 3 x

Spanish 4 x

Spanish 5 x

Latin II

Latin III x

Latin IV x

Art Fundamentals

Select Choir +

Encore +

Band

Theatre

Art Fundamentals

Drawing & Painting

2D Design

3D Design

Select Choir

Encore +

Band

Theatre

Theatre Tech 1

Art Fundamentals

Drawing & Painting

2D Design

3D Design

Select Choir

Encore +

Band

Theatre

Theatre Tech 1

Art Fundamentals

Drawing & Painting

2D Design

3D Design

AP Art x $

Select Choir

Encore +

Band

Theatre

Theatre Tech 1

Creative Writing

Digital Citizenship

Drivers
Education * $$

Speech & Debate

Annual

Art History

Creative Writing

Drivers
Education * $$

Financial Management

Moral Leadership

Newspaper

Speech & Debate

Sports Broadcasting

Test Prep

Annual

Art History

Biblical Worldview

Civil War

Creative Writing

Financial Management

Honors Psychology

Moral Leadership

Newspaper

Sociology/
Psychology

Speech & Debate

Sports Broadcasting

Test Prep

Annual

Art History

Biblical Worldview

Civil War

Creative Writing

Financial Management

Honors Psychology

Introduction to
Engineering $$$

Newspaper

Sociology/
Psychology

Speech & Debate

Sports Broadcasting

Life Sports /
Boys P.E. *
Boys Basketball 9 *
Girls Basketball 9 *
Girls Soccer *
Varsity Football *

Varsity Boys
Basketball *

Girls Soccer *

Varsity Boys
Baseball *

Varsity Boys
Track *

Varsity Girls
Track *

Varsity Football *

Varsity Boys
Basketball *

Varsity Girls
Basketball *

Girls Soccer *

Varsity Boys
Baseball *

Varsity Boys
Track *

Varsity Girls
Track *

Varsity Football *

Varsity Boys
Basketball *

Varsity Girls
Basketball *

Girls Soccer *

Varsity Boys
Baseball *

Varsity Boys
Track *

Varsity Girls
Track *

Resource / ARC = *Resource / ARC = *Resource / ARC = *Resource / ARC = *

Curriculum Schema Notes and Key

Notes:

  • Any course taken at JA that lasts a full year and receives 1 credit towards graduation will count towards your GPA. Any course taken at JA that lasts a semester and receives 0.5 credits towards graduation will also count towards your GPA. The only exception to this rule is Driver’s Education which will NOT count in the calculation of GPA. All other courses will not be included in the figuring of your GPA.
  • Driver’s education is taught in the summer and during the school year. It includes 30 hours of classroom instruction and 6 hours of driving practice scheduled individually. Additional fee: $350.00.

Key:

x Students must meet departmental requirements
xx Course may be selected by student with “B” average in English and Literature
+ Audition only
++ Calculator required (specific type T.B.A.)
$ Advanced Placement course fee
= Students cannot sign up for course-departmental selection
* Grades NOT included in GPA or Honor Roll calculations.
$$ $350 driver’s education fee
$$$ Course taught by MSU Faculty Member (requires MSU tuition)