Students? Are you interested in taking AP or Honors classes at Petaluma High School? Please attend AP & Honors Night on Thursday, 2/21 for more information. Contracts are due to Counseling by March 8th. Please note that AP and Honors classes are a year-long commitment and cannot be dropped during the school year. Below is information on AP and Honors Classes offered for the 2019-2020 school year.
DEPARTMENT MEETING/CONTRACT DUE PREREQS SUMMER ASSIGNMENT WEBSITE Social Sciences: Honors World (Granados) February 13th: Lunchtime meeting to discuss prerequisite Honors assignment and other course info. Freshmen must complete an Honors-level assignment to finalize acceptance in February. Assignment has a one-week turnaround time. None http://historygranados.weebly.com/ AP US (Lounibos) Info meeting after AP Night. 2019 application meeting is at lunch in A5 on Th., 2/28; Summer Assignment meeting after 5/10 World History Yes, assignment and textbook given mid-May. lounibos.weebly.com AP Gov/Econ (Jackson/Street) None B or better in US/AP US History Class and 3.0 GPA None http://kjacksonphs.weebly.com English: Honors English 9 (O’Connor) Online Application due Friday, March 1, 2019 C or better in Eng 8 (B recommended); 3.0 GPA first semester of 8th The summer assignment will be posted May 15, 2019 in Google Classroom. Join code is puav62. http://oconnorenglishphs.weebly.com/ Honors English 10 (Cuff) Thursday, May 17 C or better in Eng 9; 3.0 GPA first semester of 9th Meeting/sign up for summer Google Classroom in May Google Classroom code will be announced May 3rd. AP English 11 (Maya) March 4th and 5th (testing) C or better, 3.0 first semester of 10th yes, pick up/email in May http://mayaenglishphs.weebly.com/ AP English 12 (Smith) None. C or better, 3.0 first semester of 11th yes http://mshilarysmith.weebly.com/ Math: Honors Math 3E None. C or better in Math 2 None. AP Calc AB (Granger) None. C or better in Math Analysis or in Honors Math 3E None. AP Calc BC (McHugh) None. C or better in Math Analysis or in Honors Math 3E and current AP Calc AB students are eligible None. AP Stats (Seeley/Franklin) None. C or better in Math 3 or in Honors Math 3E None. Electives: AP Comp Sci Principles (Cox) None Passed Math 1 None https://sites.google.com/a/petk12.org/mrcox/ AP Comp Sci A Java (Cox) None Intro to CS and/or passed Math 2 None https://sites.google.com/a/petk12.org/mrcox/ AP Psychology (Archibald) None B or better academic GPA or permission from current Soc Sci teacher/counselor/Mrs. Archibald if GPA is lower than required Short article linked on my website; quiz on day one of fall semester http://harchibald.weebly.com/ap-psychology.html AP French (Warin) None B or better in French 3 AP Spanish (Baskerville) None B or better in Spanish 3 or Native Speakers 2 One reading with exercises. Students can access my website and web page "AP-Verano". http://phssenorb.weebly.com/ AP Art (Tillinghast) None C or better in Art 2 or with permission from the instructor Usually, there are two "breadth" section art pieces that are done over summer. Honors POE (Eaton) None C or better in Math 1; co-enrolled in Math 2 None http://eatonphs.weebly.com/poe.html Science: AP Physics (Brazil) May 3rd Lunch to discuss summer assignment Chemistry with a C or better, Math 2 with C or better and consecutively enrollment in Math 3 and/or Math Analysis Honors, plus approval of chemistry teacher. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Y3PB0ycNxDgWE4tv2hpsEkjSU9JkWawysYCCYfR3brg/edit?usp=sharing https://sites.google.com/a/petk12.org/mr-brazil-s-website/home/ap-physics-1-summer-assignment-1 Honors Chem (Boyes) Sign up in aeries with advice of your counselor and current science teacher. Must be enrolled in Math 2 or higher. B or better in biology and other classes recommended Yes, we will meet in late April to discuss lab design and metric prep https://sites.google.com/a/petk12.org/mrs-boyes-webpage/home This is my current page for current students. It will have next year's material in June APES (Camacho) No meeting or application. Sign up for Google Classroom with code: 2v9rtc Strongly Suggested Prerequisites: B or better in Biology, English, and History. Completion or concurrent enrollment in Math II and Chemistry. Students must be proficient writers and critical thinkers to succeed in APES. Yes, it can be found on Google Classroom Google Classroom with code: 2v9rtc Honors Biology (Walters) None B or better in both semesters of Phys Sci or A's in 8th-grade science. Concurrent enrollment in Math 2 recommended The summer assignment will be posted May 2019 in google classroom. Google Classroom code: ndii7x