12th grade

Marine Biology – T/Th 9:00 AM with Michael Pagani (2024-2025)

Required Text/Books: TBA Summary: This course is designed as an introduction to Marine habitats based upon topical graphical regions. Each habitat will include what elements fosters life and what really causes changes since creation. Each student will be exposed to this life science from an Orthodox and basic science perspective.  We will explore the similarities and differences […]

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Our Thoughts Determine our Lives – Wed. 2:00 PM with Fr. Paul Girgis (2024-2025)

Required Text/Books: Supplied by the teacher. Summary: Students will learn of the angelic life of Elder Thaddeus – one of the most renowned spiritual guides of Serbia in the twentieth century. Discovering the Christian calling to “bear everything patiently and forgive all”, students will learn the practical ways in which good thoughts and desires give us peace

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Missionaries, Martyrs, and Modern Saints – Wed. 1:00 PM with Fr. Michael Heningham (2024-2025)

Required Text/Books: Supplied by teacher Summary: This class is a detailed study of Church History as witnessed by the missionaries and martyrs of the Orthodox Church.  For students who have not taken the “Lives of the Saints” course, it will provide them with a review of the meaning of Orthodox sainthood, the purpose and history of relics, and

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Health & Wellness – FALL – Fri. 1:00 PM with Michael Pagani (2024-2025)

Required Text/Books: Total Health, Choices for a Winning Lifestyle, Susan Boe, A health Textbook for High School, Purposeful Design PublicationsISBN 978-1-58331-225-4 (Hardcover] ISBN 978-1-58331-226-1 [Softcover]Summary:  This course is a 15 High School level lecture series on Health and Wellness that is broken down into 3 main areas of study.  The St. Athanasius Academy Health and Wellness course is

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Health & Wellness – SPRING – Fri. 1:00 PM with Michael Pagani (2024-2025)

Required Text/Books: Total Health, Choices for a Winning Lifestyle, Susan Boe, A health Textbook for High School, Purposeful Design PublicationsISBN 978-1-58331-225-4 (Hardcover] ISBN 978-1-58331-226-1 [Softcover]Summary:  This course is a 15 High School level lecture series on Health and Wellness that is broken down into 3 main areas of study.  The St. Athanasius Academy Health and Wellness course is

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English 11/12 – T/Th 3:00 PM with Katherine Grace (2024-2025)

Required Texts:  Beowulf (Burton Raffel translation)Sir Gawain and the Green Night (Burton Raffel translation)The Faerie Queen Book 1 by Edmund SpenserMacbeth by Shakespeare*Please note, this materials list is subject to change.* Summary: Students are introduced to various stories: ancient and modern, comedies and tragedies, fiction and nonfiction. Students will develop knowledge of the basic components of a story and an

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Criminal Justice – Fri. 11:00 AM with Gerald Bowling (2024-2025)

Required Texts: Supplied by the teacher. Summary: This course is an introduction to the criminal legal system of the United States. It exists to broaden the perspective and understanding of how the justice system works and its structure. It will walk the students through the different court systems of the United States, touching on landmark judicial decisions

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Personal Finance – SPRING – Fri. 12:00 PM with Fr. John Hogg (2024-2025)

Required Text/Books: Foundations in Personal Finance: High School Edition by Dave Ramsey Summary: This class is a one semester course teaching the foundations of personal finance, covering both theological and the practical side of our financial lives. It is available during the Fall and Spring semesters. As the students learn practical money managing skills, special attention is paid

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Tolkien Literature – Fri. 3:00 PM with Nicholas Newman (2024-2025)

Introduction to Tolkien Studies  The works of Tolkien hold a central place in the development of Fantasy as a genre. It is Tolkien’s unique combination of scholarship, particularly of Norse and Anglo Saxon literature, his understanding of stories, particularly of “fairy stories,” and how we interact with them as people, and his Christian faith. This course is

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Our Thoughts Determine our Lives – Wed. 2:00 PM with Fr. Paul Girgis

Required Text/Books: Supplied by the teacher. Summary: Students will learn of the angelic life of Elder Thaddeus – one of the most renowned spiritual guides of Serbia in the twentieth century. Discovering the Christian calling to “bear everything patiently and forgive all”, students will learn the practical ways in which good thoughts and desires give us peace

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