Social Studies Department

GOALS:

The primary goals of the Social Studies Department, as part of a Christian, college-preparatory program, are to help our students develop an awareness and concern for all people, and to become responsible citizens in a democratic society.

OBJECTIVES:

  • to examine historical and sociological events in light of moral values;
  • to help students develop the skills necessary to think, read, write, and analyze effectively;
  • to encourage students to develop the ability to think critically;
  • to prepare students to meet the social, economic, and technological challenges which face them in today’s world and in the future.

REQUIREMENTS: Successful completion of two years of World History and one year of U. S. History is required for graduation.