PHS Course Selection & Program of Studies
Current 8th - 11th Graders
It is already that time of year for students to start thinking about their course selections for next year. Teachers will be consulting with students over the next couple of weeks to discuss which course levels they they will be recommending. Students will begin selecting their courses in early March during Titan Time seminars with their Guidance Counselors. Students and parents should review their selections together at home. The scheduling window will officially close on March 29th.
For your reference, a copy of the most recent Program of Studies is downloadable below. All course offerings are subject to change.
Grade 11- Tuesday, March 5-Friday March 8
Grade 10- Tuesday March 12-Friday March 15
Grade 9-Tuesday March 19-Friday, March 22
Grade 8-Tuesday March 5-Friday March 8
**Please note: Course selection is not selecting your actual schedule , it is simply choosing the classes that will determine which classes and the number of sections that will need to run. Being the first or last person to select courses will have no impact on your schedule.
4 years English-16 credits
4 years Mathematics-16 credits
3 years History(including World History, US History 1&2)-12 credits
3 years Science(including Biology and Chemistry)-12 credits
Physical Education-Health&Wellness-Grade 9-2 credits
**PE is required each year of high school- Students that participate in a varsity or junior varsity sport are eligible to waive this requirement.
** 88 Credits are required in order to graduate as well as 40 hours of community service. The forms needed are: