PENDLETON HIGH SCHOOL Parent Night. CLASSES OF 2014 & 2015. Guidance and Support pg. 5. Planning Your Future p. 8. Seniors must register for a minimum of 4 courses and Juniors for 6 courses Senior/Junior classification Course changes and withdrawals. Planning Your Future p. 8.
CLASSES OF 2014 & 2015
Late Arrival/Early Dismissal
Please see your guidance counselor for more information about registering with the NCAA if you are a student athlete.
Palmetto Fellows SC Scholarship
SC Life Scholarship
SC Hope Scholarship
ENGLISH 1 1 UNIT
English 1 is a college prep class which integrates composition, grammar, and literature. It covers the writingprocess; the development of vocabulary, speaking, listening and researching skills. The English I End‐Of‐Course exam is required at the end of this course, which counts for 20% of the student’s final grade.
HIGH SCHOOL ALGEBRA AND STATISTICS B 1 UNIT
Prerequisite: GRADES 9‐10, teacher recommendation
High School Algebra and Statistics B is designed to ensure
career and college readiness. Students will study
topics studied in High School Algebra and Statistic A
but will continue to build on that knowledge. The Algebra
1 End‐Of‐Course exam is required at the end of
this course, which counts for 20% of the student’s
A CATE Concentrator is a secondary student who has earned 3 Carnegie units of credit in a state-recognized CATE program.
A Completer is a CATE concentrator who has earned all of the required units in a state-recognized CATE program.
New course offerings- Agriculture & Biosystems Science, Environmental & Natural Resources Management, and Forestry.
New course- Mechatronics 2
Course highlights- Web Page Design & Development and Game Design & Development
FAMILY & CONSUMER SCIENCES 2 1 UNIT
Prerequisite: GRADES 9-12. Family and Consumer Sciences 1
This is a comprehensive designed to provide students with career, community, and family connections, consumer services, education and early childhood, facilities management and maintenance, family and community services, food production and services, food science, dietetics, and nutrition, hospitality, tourism, and recreation, interpersonal relationships, interiors and furnishings, and textiles.
FOODS & NUTRITION 2 1 UNIT
Prerequisite: Foods and Nutrition 1, GRADES 9-12
This course allows students to study the principles of nutrition for individual and family health, fitness, and wellness. Students will gain knowledge and experiences in nutrition, food safety and sanitation, kitchen work centers, meal planning , preparation techniques, table service and etiquette, and nutrition-related careers.
Family, Career & Community Leaders of America
Courses offered as HONORS
Course highlights- Personal Finance and Accounting 2
Course highlights- Digital Desktop Publishing and Advertising
Course highlights- Entrepreneurship and Marketing
Health Occupations Students of America
New course progression – Health Science 1, Health Science 2, and Health Science 3.
Health Science Clinical Study 1 UNIT
Prerequisite: GRADE 12, Health Science 1, 2, 3 (HS 3 may be substituted with science based Anatomy & Physiology or AP Biology, completed application process, transportation and Immunizations**
*Formerly known as Gerontology