Banner COURSES

 


 

ELWOOD JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL COURSE OFFERINGS

English

Physical Education

Science

*Typing/German/Career Education/Chorus

Math

**MASH

7th Social Studies

***Band

8th American History

 

8th graders may take Algebra 1 if they qualify

 

*1 quarter each of German & Typing: 2 quarters of Study Skills/Chorus

**1 Quarter each of Music/Art/Shop/FCS

***Elective

 


 

 

ELWOOD HIGH SCHOOL COURSE OFFERINGS

 

*English 9

Art I

*English 10

Art II

*English 11

Art III

*English 12

Art IV

*General Business

Ceramics/Sculpture

*American History

Foods

Journalism

*Healthful Living (semester course)

Speech/Drama

*Adult Living Skills (semester course)

*Science 9

Family/Consumer Sciences

*Biology

Business Law

Chemistry

Accounting

Physics

Economics

Algebra 1

Computer Science

Basic Math Studies

Advanced Comp. Science

Geometry

Woods I

Algebra 2

Woods II

Applied Mathematics I, II, & III

CAD/Welding

Trigonometry/Calculus (Prerequisite Algebra II)

Power Mechanics

Advanced Studies in Math

Comp. Industrial Arts

**World Geography

*9th Physical Education

**World History

Lifetime Sports

* American Government

Conditioning PE

German I

Band

German II

Chorus

German III

Principles of Tech.

Spanish 1 ****

***Teacher Aide

Spanish 2****

 

Spanish 3****

 

Psychology****

 

Health Professions****

 

 

* Required Courses

**Course offered every other year

***By the recommendation of Counselor

****Offered via Distance Learning

 


 

 

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

4 years English - 40 credits

3 years Social Studies - 30 credits (including 1 year American History and 1 year American Government)

3 years Math - 30 credits

3 years Science - 30 credits

1 year Physical Education - 10 credits

1 year Business/Typing - 10 credits

1 year Health/Adult Living - 10 credits

 

270 total credits required to graduate, each course is 5 credits per semester with the exception of teachers aide which is 2.5 credits per semester

 


 

 

DAILY SCHEDULE

 

Regular day

Elementary

8:10-3:38

 

High School

8:10-3:41

Activity day

Elementary

8:10-2:18

 

High School

8:10-2:21

Activity days are Fridays and all days before vacations

Late Starts/Teacher Inservice

10:00-3:39

 


 

 

 

 

ELWOOD HOMEPAGE

SPORTS

EVENTS CALENDAR

LUNCH MENU

ALUMNI INFORMATION

STAFF

STUDENT MANUALS

ACADEMICS

SCHOOL INFO

POWERSCHOOL

VILLAGE INFO

FKC LINKS

FOR YOUR INFORMATION

AWARDS/HONORS

GUIDANCE/SCHOLARSHIPS

 

 

 

This page last updated on November 1, 2013