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Freshman Courses Offered

RELIGION:

  • Religion I

ENGLISH:

  • English I
  • English I Pre-AP (Prerequisite-English Department Approval based on the high school placement test scores.)

FINE ARTS:

  • Art I
  • Chorus: Beginning Choir (9TH)
  • Band

FOREIGN LANGUAGE:

  • Spanish I & II ( if Carnegie unit counts in middle school)
  • Latin I
  • French I & II ( if Carnegie unit counts in middle school)

MATH:

  • Algebra I
  • Algebra I Pre AP (Prerequisite- Request subject to approval of SLCHS Math Dept. after review of the high school placement test scores.)
  • Geometry Pre AP (Prerequisite: Alg I credit earned in Middle School)

PRACTICAL ARTS:

  • Food and Nutrition (1st semester) / Clothing and Textiles (2nd semester)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION:

REGULAR PE COURSES

  • Health (.5 credit taken with Health and Physical Education)
  • Health & Physical Education I (Regular PE)

ATHLETIC PE COURSES

These courses are open to students who are recommended and approved by coaches for athletic PE. Prerequisite-Recommendation/approval by PE Department

  • Athletic PE I Boys & Athletic PE I Girls
  • Health (imbedded)

SCIENCE:

  • Biology I
  • Biology I (Pre AP) (Prerequisite – Requests subject to approval of Science Dept., based on past test scores.)

SOCIAL STUDIES:

  • World Geography (Required for Freshmen)
  • AP Human Geography (Prerequisite – Recommendation / approval of Social Studies Department based on the high school placement test.)

Technology

  • IBCA Introduction to Business Computer Applications

SPECIAL NEEDS:

Study Skills I-IV
This course is designed to teach Special Education resource students. Students must have a Service Plan approved by the State of Louisiana and Calcasieu Parish Pupil Appraisal. Special Education resource students may earn one elective credit per year for Study Skills.

Transitions
This program is designed to teach and meet the unique needs of students with developmental differences within the structure of a Catholic High School setting.