CHW Academics News & Information
Summer of 2013 Reading Lists and Character & Thematic Development Templates
To access the reading lists for English classes of all
grades and levels and their accompanying character and thematic development
templates, use the following links:
The Summer of 2013 Reading Lists
• Character & Thematic
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2013
Health Course Outlines
For copies of the Health course outlines, please click on the following links:
9th Grade Health, 10th
Grade Health, 11 Grade Health &
12 Grade Health
Financial Literacy Course
Financial Literacy" is a new course at West. This new semester (or ½ year
course) is open to all freshman and sophomores. Students will develop skills and
strategies that promote personal and financial responsibility related to
financial planning, savings, investment, and charitable giving in the global
economy. To view a printable copy of the course expectations please click
Social Studies Department Expectations
World Civilizations, US
History 1 and US History 2
Common course expectations are used by the Social Studies department staff for
these three courses, regardless of level. To view a printable copy, please click
the links above.
The Advanced Placement Program
The AP Program provides students with the opportunity to take college level
courses while still in high school.
Benefits from participating include -
Getting a head start on
Improving your writing skills
and sharpen your problem-solving techniques.
Developing the study habits
necessary for tackling rigorous course work.
For more information go to The College Board web site.