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High School Curriculum

High school students go experience an exciting and challenging curriculum at Westminster Catawba Christian School which helps prepare them for the next step in their lives.

Overview

At WCCS, high school students are challenged with a high level of academic expectation in a college-prep setting that prepares them to live out their God-given callings now and in the future.

Students are taught to think critically, communicate clearly, work collaboratively and reflect creatively- allowing them to further formulate their Biblical worldviews so that they will bless our world as disciples of Jesus Christ. In addition to academic studies, students also learn through service programs, leadership opportunities, athletics and fine arts.

Ninth through Twelfth Grades

High School at WCCS is designed to grow each child as a unique, valuable creation of God. Please select a grade below for detailed curriculum information or click here to download our High School Curriculum in PDF format.

Ninth Grade

English: English 9 – CP, English 9 – H, (Survey/Genre Course), English Essentials I

Mathematics: Algebra I – CP, Geometry – H

Science: Biology – CP, Biology – H

Social Studies: Ancient World History – CP, Ancient World History – H

Physical Education: Students must have one unit of Physical Education to graduate.

Bible: Bible 9, (Intro to Worldviews & Biblical Hermeneutics)

Foreign Language: Spanish I – CP

Computer: Students must have one unit of Computer to graduate.

Electives: Studio Art, Band, Ukulele, Chorus, Broadway Musicals, Choir Chimes, Theatre/Drama, Finding God in Film, Lives of Faith, Intro to Psychology (online), AP Human Geography, Biology II, Public Speaking/Debate, SALT – Service & Learning Together

CP = College Preparatory
H = Honors
AP = Advanced Placement

Tenth Grade

English: English 10 – CP, English 10 – H, (American Literature), English Essentials 2

Mathematics: Geometry – CP, Algebra II – H

Science: Physical Science – CP, Chemistry – H, Chemistry CP

Social Studies: Human Geography – AP, Modern World History – CP, Modern World History – H

Physical Education: Students must have one unit of Physical Education to graduate.

Bible: Bible 10 (Progress of Redemption & Missions)

Foreign Language: Spanish II – CP

Computer: Students must have one unit of Computer to graduate.

Electives: Studio Art, Band, Ukulele, Chorus, Broadway Musicals, Choir Chimes, Theatre/Drama, Personal Finance (online), Finding God in Film, Lives of Faith –, Media Arts, Intro to Psychology (online), Intro to Education, AP Human Geography, Biology II, Public Speaking/Debate, SALT – Service & Learning Together, SAT Prep, Weight Training

CP = College Preparatory
H = Honors
AP = Advanced Placement

Eleventh Grade

English: English 11 – CP, English 11 – H, English Language & Composition II – AP, (British Literature)

Mathematics: Algebra II – CP
Pre–Calculus – H

Science: Biology II – H, Chemistry – CP, Physics 1 – H, Physics 1 – AP

Social Studies: Human Geography – AP, US History – CP, US History – H, US History – AP

Physical Education: Students must have one unit of Physical Education to graduate.

Bible: Bible 11 (Church History, Dating, Marriage & Family)

Foreign Language: Spanish III – H

Computer: Students must have one unit of Computer to graduate.

Electives: Studio Art, Band, Ukulele, Chorus, Broadway Musicals, Choir Chimes, Theatre/Drama, Finding God in Film, Lives of Faith, Media Arts, Intro to Psychology (online), Intro to Education, AP Human Geography, Biology II, Public Speaking/Debate, SALT – Service & Learning Together, SAT Prep, Weight Training

CP = College Preparatory
H = Honors
AP = Advanced Placement

Twelfth Grade

English: English 12 – CP, English 12 – H, English Literature & Composition 12 – AP (World Literature)

Mathematics: Algebra III/Trig – CP, Pre–Calculus – CP, Calculus – H, Calculus – AP, Probability & Statistics – H

Science: Biology II – H, Environmental Science – CP, Anatomy/Physiology – H, Physics 2 – AP

Social Studies: Government/Econ – CP, Government/Econ – H, Human Geography – AP, US Government & Politics/ Econ – AP

Physical Education: Students must have one unit of Physical Education to graduate.

Bible: Bible 12 (Worldview/ World Religions)

Foreign Language: Spanish IV – H. Other languages offered online.

Computer: Students must have one unit of Computer to graduate.

Electives: Studio Art, Band, Ukulele, Chorus, Broadway Musicals, Choir Chimes, Theatre/Drama, Personal Finance (online), Finding God in Film, Lives of Faith –, Media Arts, Intro to Psychology (online), Intro to Education, AP Human Geography, Biology II, Public Speaking/Debate, SALT – Service & Learning Together, SAT Prep, Weight Training

CP = College Preparatory
H = Honors
AP = Advanced Placement

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