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Social Studies

Students are required to complete for graduation:
  • 10 credits or one year of World History,
  • 10 credits or one year of US History,
  •  Economics, and
  • US Government
Both World History and US History are year long courses, while Economics and US Government are semester courses.  Courses comply with Common Core State Standards in addition to being A-G
  • CSU/UC one year of US History OR one semester of US History, and one semester of American Government AND
    • CSU: 1 year of history/social science from either A or G subject area
    • UC: 1 year of world history
Social Studies courses include:
American Government and Civics AP World History
AP Government and Politics United States U.S. History and Geography
AP United States History World History, Cultures, and Geography
Other (G) Social Studies:
AP Macroeconomics AP Psychology
Business Economics and Finance* Economics
Ethnic Studies Psychology