Academic Road Map

The roadmap is available to help parents select the most appropriate class level for their child. These are only recommendations.  For course descriptions go to main menu in Elementary, Middle, or High school.

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.

‚ÄčENGLISH

English 6 – Level 1

English 7 – Level 2

English 8 – Level 3

English 9

English 10

English 11/12: A two-year rotation of curriculum

ENGLISH ENRICHMENT ELECTIVES

The Hobbit: 6th-8th grade (1/2 term offered Fall & Spring)

Aesop’s Fables: 8th to 12th

Golden Age Mysteries: 9th to 12th

Tolkien Literature: 11th or 12th grade

Creative Writing: 10th to 12th grade

‚ÄčMATH

Math 6

Math 7 (introduction to Pre-Algebra)

Math 8 (Pre-Algebra to introduction to Algebra) *Recommend completing Math 8 prior to taking high school level Algebra I

Algebra 1: 8th or 9th grade**

Geometry: 9th or 10th grade

Algebra 2: 10th or 11th grade

MATH ENRICHMENT ELECTIVES

Personal Finance: 10th to 12th grade (1/2 term offered Fall & Spring)

‚ÄčSCIENCE

Science 6: Building Blocks of Creation

Science 7

Science 8/9 *Recommend completing prior to taking high school level sciences: Biology, Marine Biology & Chemistry

Biology: 10th grade

Chemistry: 10th or 12th grade

Marine Biology: 10th – 12th grade

SCIENCE ENRICHMENT ELECTIVES

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

Forensics & Evidence: 10th to 12th

HISTORY

MS History I – Ancient: 6th to 8th grade

MS History II – Medieval Ages: 6th to 8th grade

MS History III – Modern: 6th to 8th grade

Please note: MS History I, II, & III courses do not need to be taken in order.

World History Survey: 8th/9th grade *Recommend completing MS History I, II, & III

Medieval Christendom East & West: 10th grade to 12th grade

American History & Geography: 11th to 12th grade

American Civics & Economics: 10th to 12th grade

HISTORY ENRICHMENT ELECTIVES

Criminal Justice: 10th to 12th grade

Trials in History: 10th to 12th

Forensics & Evidence: 10th to 12th

‚ÄčORTHODOX STUDIES

3rd/4th grade: Orthodox Music & Worship

4th/5th grade: Bible Stories

6th/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: Cappadocian Fathers

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!)

‚ÄčLANGUAGE ARTS/GRAMMAR: 

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