St. Catherine of Siena Academy

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Curriculum

Curriculum

St. Catherine’s curriculum is college-preparatory and aligned to rigorous standards above and beyond the Common Core.  Our Theology Program aligns to the standards of the United States Council of Catholic Bishops.  Within each curricular area, teachers work to incorporate the art of rhetoric, critical thinking, and real-world application.  Students are taught using lecture, project-based learning, and technology.

 Courses Offered :  In italics are requirements

English:
Foundations of Literature (Honors)
American Literature (Honors)
British Literature (Honors)
World Literature (or AP course)
Acting I
Acting II
Introduction to Theatre
"Once Upon a Time"
Senior Writing
Women's Voices of the 21st Century
Yearbook
AP Language and Composition
AP Literature and Composition
 
Mathematics:  (Required are in italics plus a 4th year of math)
Algebra 1
Geometry (Honors)
Algebra 2 (Honors)
Pre-Calculus (Honors)
AP Calculus AB
AP Statistics
College Readiness Math
 
Science
Biology (Honors)
Chemistry (Honors)
Physics/Physical Science
Environmental Science
BioMedical Ethics
Anatomy and Physiology
Astronomy
AP Biology
AP Chemistry
AP Physics 1
AP Physics C
 
Social Studies
World History (Honors)
US History 
Civics/Economics 
Current Events
Law and Justice
Psychology
AP US History 
AP Government and Politics 
 
Theology
9th:  Divine Revelation
10th:  Life of the Church
11th:  Church History
12th:  Moral Theology
Philosophy (Theology of the Body within curriculum)

 

Electives:

Visual, Performing and Applied Art: Band, Choir, Orchestra, Intro to Art I and II, 2D Design, Design Applications, Intro to Photography, Advanced Photography, Advanced Art, Ceramics, Acting I and II, Yearbook

Business: Introduction to Business, Business Ethics, Personal Finance

Foreign Language:  Latin I, Latin II, Latin III, Latin IV,  Spanish 1, 2, 3

Physical Education/Health:  Physical Education I, Personal Fitness, Team Sports, Health