Grade Level: 9                     No. Semesters: 2

    Fee: None                            Credit: 1–Social Studies


    Prerequisites: 80% in both semesters of 8th grade Honors History or 90% in both semesters of 8th grade History with a qualifying placement test score. Students must maintain at least an 80% average to remain in this course 2nd semester.


    Honors U.S. History will cover the same content as traditional U.S. History but will include independent readings, primary source investigation, research, and participation in the NHD competition. This class will be taught in such a way as to prepare students for Advanced Placement classes.  This class will replace the U.S. History requirement for graduation. 


    NCAA Approved Course