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EHS Science Department

Welcome to the Elkin High School Science Department!

Elkin High School Students will take a variety of science classes.  
 
Students are required to have Biology, one Physical Science, and one Earth/Environmental Science classes for graduation.  The chart below is an example of the course progression for students. 
 

9th grade

Earth/Environmental Science

Earth/Environmental Science HN

Biology HN(only if completed NC Math 1 & Score level 5 on Science EOG)

 

10th grade

Biology

Biology HN

Chemistry HN (only if completed NC Math 2HN & Biology)

 

11th grade

Physical Science

Chemistry HN

AP Environmental

Pre-AP Biology HN(fall) & AP Biology(spring)

BIO 111

CHM 151

PHY 110/110B

12th grade

*only 3 credits required, however if entering any type of STEM field another credit is strongly recommended

AP Environmental

Pre-AP Biology HN(fall) & AP Biology(spring)

BIO 111

CHM 151

PHY 110/110B