• MHHS ScienceScience


     

    Welcome to Mission Hills High School Science!

     
     
    Science Course Requirements and Recommendations
    Mission Hills High School Graduation Requirements 1 year of Life Science
    1 year of Physical Science
    A to G Requirements(CSU and UC Minimums) 1 year of Life Science
    1 year of Physical Science
    3rd year of Science Recommended
    UC Recommendations 3-4 years of Science including Biology, Chemistry, and Physics
    Mission Hills High School Recommendations 3-4 years of Science including Biology, Chemistry, and Physics
    Mission Hills High School Science Courses Offered
    Core Science Courses
    Biology(Life Science) 9th Grade Biology SE(P)
    Biology (P)
    Biology with a Medical Emphasis (P)
    Honors Biology (HP)
    Chemistry (Physical Science)10th-11th Grade Chemistry (P)
    Honors Chemistry (HP)
    Physics (Physical Science) 11th -12th Grade Physics (P)
    AP Physics-weighted grade
    Extension Science Courses
    Life Science Physiology (P)
    Forensics (P)
    Honors Physiology (HP)-weighted grade
    AP Biology-weighted grade
    Physical Science Earth Science SE (P)
    Earth Science (P)
    Biochemistry (HP)-weighted grade
    AP Environmental Science-weighted grade
    AP Chemistry-weighted grade

    Recommended Course Prerequisites

    Physiology (P): Biology (P)

    Biochemistry (HP): C in Chemistry and Biology

    Biology (P): No prerequisites

    Med Biology (P): 60th percentile state reading test and concurrent enrollment (Algebra 1) or higher

    Biology (HP): 60th percentile state reading test and concurrent enrollment (Algebra 1) or higher and

    teacher recommendation

    Biology (AP): B in Biology (P) or B Med Biology (P) or C in Biology (HP)

    Chemistry (AP): B in Chemistry (P) or C in Chemistry (HP)

    Chemistry (P, HP): Concurrent enrollment (Algebra 2) or higher

    Earth Science (P): Biology (P)

    Physics (P, AP):  Concurrent enrollment (Algebra 2) or higher

    Forensics (P): Biology
    Environmental Science (AP): Biology and 1 year of Physical Science

    *ROP Elective

    Health Academy I and Health Academy II (Does NOT meet A-G subject requirements)

     

    **SDAIE

    Specifically Designed Academic Instruction in English / meets graduation requirement

     

     

Last Modified on October 22, 2015