Academic Road Map

The roadmap is available to help parents select the most appropriate class level for their child. These are only recommendations. 

We believe the roadmap for elementary school and foreign languages are self-explanatory, so we have only included middle and high school on this page.

ENGLISH

English 6th grade

English 7th grade

English 8th grade

English 9th grade

English 10th grade

English 11th & 12th grade: A two-year rotation of curriculum

The Hobbit: 6th-8th grade (1/2 term class)

Tolkien Literature: 11th or 12th grade

Creative Writing: 10th to 12th grade

MATH

Math 7/6: 6th or 7th grade

Pre-Algebra: 7th or 8th grade

Algebra 1: 8th or 9th grade*

Geometry: 9th or 10th grade

Algebra 2: 10th or 11th grade

Personal Finance: 11th or 12th grade (1/2 term class)

​SCIENCE

Building Blocks of Creation: 6th grade

General Science: 7th grade

Science: 8th/9th* grade *Recommend prior to taking Biology and Chemistry.

Biology: 9th or 10th grade

Chemistry: 10th or 11th grade

Advanced Sciences: 11th or 12th grade

Health & Wellness: 11th or 12th grade (1/2 term class)

​SOCIAL STUDIES/HISTORY

Social Studies 6/7/8 graders: Early Modern History – A three-year rotation

World History: 8th grade

World History: 9th grade

American History & Geography: 10th to 11th grade

American Civics & Economics: 10th to 12th grade

Criminal Justice: 10th to 12th grade

ORTHODOX STUDIES

4th/5th grade: Bible Stories

4th to 6th grade: “Liturgical Year”

6th or 7th grade:  New Testament

6th to 8th grade: Encountering our Women Saints

7th or 8th grade:  Lives of the Saints

8th or 9th grade:  Virtues & Passions 

9th or 10th grade:  Compelling Conversations

9th to 11th grade:   Old Testament

8th/9th to 12th grade:   Early African Christianity 

10th to 12th grade: Know the Faith

11th grade: Missionaries, Martyrs, & Modern Saints

12th grade: Our Thoughts Determine Our Lives

*Counts as a High School Credit

Placement testing

To help in assessing which Math and/or Language Arts class, we recommend having your child take a placement test  before enrolling into a particular grade level.  

MATH:

Online Saxon Math Placement Tests (Free!)

LANGUAGE ARTS/GRAMMAR: 

https://www.easygrammar.com/placement—elementary.html
https://www.ixl.com/ela