Social Studies

Lower School

The Social Studies program includes the study of man’s relationships, both past and present, and draws its subject matter from geography, history, anthropology, economics, political science, and social psychology. As the program is developed through grade levels, students are made aware of the larger world around them.

Middle School

Within the school program, History is the study of social sciences and humanities. Our History Program provides a coordinated, systematic study that draws upon such disciplines as anthropology, archaeology, economics, geography, history, law, philosophy, political science, psychology, religion, and sociology, as well as appropriate content from the humanities, mathematics, and natural sciences.

Courses:

  • World History I
  • World History II
  • Honors US History I

High School

The primary purpose of social studies is to help young people develop the ability to make

informed and reasoned decisions for the public good as citizens of a culturally diverse,

democratic society in an interdependent world.

Courses:

  • Honors World Cultures
  • World Cultures
  • Advanced Placement World History
  • Honors US History I
  • US History I
  • Advanced Placement American History
  • Honors US History II
  • US History II
  • Law and Business
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