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 Careful consideration of Learning Recommendations is critical to science placement.

 

 

Issaquah High School

High School Science Instructional Flow Chart

Please refer to your High School Course Catalog for detailed course descriptions.
Careful consideration of Learning Recommendations is critical to science placement.
A student’s math abilities are closely connected to success in science.
The Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science (WCAS)is given during 11th grade.
The WCAS assesses Life Science, Physical Science, and Earth & Space Science Standards.

 

       
 
Biology
SC200A / SC200B


Minimum concurrently with CC Algebra 1
    Chemistry Lab Methods
SCI125


Semester Course
  and   Physics Lab Methods
SCI126


Semester Course
 
       
 
 
Chemistry
SC300A / SC300B


Minimum concurrently with CC Geometry
 
 and
 / or
Physics
SC225A / SC225B


Minimum concurrently with CC Algebra 2
 

ADDITIONAL SCIENCE COURSES

Grade levels indicate at what grade the course is typically attempted.
Be sure to review and understand the learning recommendations for any course you're considering.

 
Life Sciences
 
Earth & Space Sciences
 
Physical Sciences
 
Biomedical Science /
Anatomy & Physiology
SC615A / SC615B


College in the High School
Grades 10-12
  Marine Biology
SC206A / SC206B


Grades 10-12
            AP Chemistry
SC610A / SC610B


Grades 11-12
 
  AP Biology
SC600A / SC600B


Grades 11-12
      AP Environmental Science
SC623A / SC623B


Grades 11-12
      AP Physics C:
Mechanics
SC620A / SC620B


Grades 11-12
  AP Physics C:
Electricity and Magnetism
SC621A / SC621B


Grades 11-12
 

CTE COURSES THAT QUALIFY FOR HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE EQUIVALENCY

 
  Science of Forensics
SC349A / SC349B
  Sustainable Design
and Technology
SC350A / SC350B
  Introduction to
Sports Medicine
IN500A / IN500B
  Material Science
IN425A / IN425B
 
 
  Food Science
IN305A / IN305B
  Advanced Sports
Medicine Evaluation
IN505A / IN505B
  Advanced Sports
Medicine Rehabilitation
IN510A / IN510B
  AP Computer Science
COM600 / COM601
 

 

Note:  Courses listed might not be offered every year