Social Studies

Through the History and Social Studies departments, the students will examine why society is the way it is, and how history plays an essential role in creating responsible citizens.

Through practicing skills of research and inquiry, students will learn new skills of recall, discussion, consideration, collaboration, and investigation.  The student will then learn how to utilize these skills to help increase their responsibilities as a citizen.

World Geography is designed to introduce students to the world of geographic study. This course will focus on the study of where things are located why things are located in particular places and how these places influence our lives. These questions will be answered by emphasizing five geographical themes: location, place, interaction, movement and regions. All materials and themes throughout the course will be supplemented with current events.