Curriculum Requirements

In addition to one year of Religious Studies and eight hours of Community Service for each year, students are required to earn 24 credits to graduate as follows:

English 4 Science (one must be a lab) 3
Foreign Language 2 P.E. 1
Mathematics 4 Health ½
Social Studies 3½ Fine Arts 1
(U.S. History & Geography 1) Computer Apps ½ 
(World History & Geography 1) Communication Skills ½
(U.S. Civics/Economics 1) Electives 4
(NM History ½) Senior Internship

Students transferring to Hope Christian School are required to graduate with 24 credits. All students must take English each year of attendance and no student may take more than one regular English class at a time.

Courses must be completed by graduation unless an exception has been granted. All courses must be completed prior to the beginning of the following school year.

Electives

One of the favorite electives we offer to upperclassmen is Personal Financial Literacy, which incorporates Dave Ramsey financial curriculum.
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A typical four-year course of study at Hope is as follows:

List of 4 items.

  • Freshman

    English
    Math
    Biology/Health
    Computer Applications
    Fine Art
    World History
    Bible
    Community Service
  • Sophomore

    English II
    Math
    Chemistry
    P.E./Weight Training
    Spanish I
    Bible
    Communications Skills/NM History
    Community Service
  • Junior

    English III
    Math
    Science
    U.S. History
    Spanish II
    Elective*
    Bible
    Community Service
  • Senior

    English IV
    Math Course
    U.S. Civics/Economics
    Elective
    Elective
    Elective
    Bible
    Community Service
    Senior Internship

HS Electives

Science:
Anatomy/Physiology,
Anatomy/Physiology Honors (Dual Credit)
Biology II Honors (Dual Credit)
Nutrition Honors (Dual Credit)
Physics
Physics Honors 

Fine Arts:
Art I / II / III / IV
Band-Concert I/II/III/IV
Band-Beginner
Choir
Drama I/II/III/IV
Guitar I/II
Piano
Praise & Worship I/II

All Other Options:
Advanced Photography
Aide (Teacher/Office/Library)
Elementary Practicum I/II
Film II/III
Photography
Psychology (Dual Credit)
Psychology of the Family
Spanish III (Dual Credit)
Yearbook I/II
Any 2nd math or science class
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