FBCS Academic Tracks

Academic Tracks Outline for our Junior/Senior High Students
This chart shows our required General Preparations Academic Tracks for all Students in Grades 7 – 12.
(Some classes are offered in alternating years to dual classes).

7th Grade 8th Grade
Bible – Proverbs – Wise Up! (Positive Action) Bible Survey – Route 66 (Positive Action)
Algebra ½ (Saxon) Algebra 1 (Saxon)
Life Science (BJU Press) Earth Science (BJU Press)
Writing and Grammar 7 (BJU Press) Writing and Grammar 8 (BJU Press)
Groundwork for a Better Vocabulary (Townsend Press) Building Vocabulary Skills (Townsend Press)
Literature – Excursions in Literature (BJU Press) Literature – Excursions in Literature (BJU Press)
American Republic (BJU Press) World Studies (BJU Press)
Physical Education Physical Education
Keyboarding/Computer Keyboarding/Computer
Choir Choir
Electives: Band, Handbells, Junior High Athletics Electives: Band, Handbells, Junior High Athletics
   
9th Grade   10th Grade
Bible – The Inner Man (Positive Action) Bible – The Life of Christ (Positive Action)
Geometry (Prentice Hall) Algebra 2 (Saxon)
Physical Science (BJU Press) Biology (BJU Press)
Writing and Grammar 9 (BJU Press) Writing and Grammar 10 (BJU Press)
Improving Vocabulary Skills (Townsend Press) Advancing Vocabulary Skills (Townsend Press)
Literature – Fundamentals of Literature (BJU Press) Literature – Elements of Literature (BJU Press)
World Geography (BJU Press) U.S. History (BJU Press)
Spanish 1 (BJU Press) Spanish 2 (BJU Press)
Health (BJU Press)
Electives:  Band, Choir, Handbells, JV Athletics
(other options may be available)
Electives: Band, Choir, Handbells, Mixed Ensemble, Art,
Home Ec/Life Skills, Woodworking, Yearbook, Study Hall, JV/Varsity Athletics
11th Grade 12th Grade
Bible – Genesis (A Beka) & Revelation (A Beka) Bible – Understanding the Times (Summit Ministries)
GTA 3 – Advanced Math (Saxon) Calculus* (Saxon) – Advanced course option
Chemistry (BJU Press) Physics* (BJU Press) – Advanced course option
English Essentials (Townsend Press) English Essentials (Townsend Press)
Literature – American Literature (BJU Press) Literature – British Literature (BJU Press)
Vocab: Advanced Word Power (Townsend Press) Vocab: Word Clues – Greek/Latin Roots (Glencoe McGraw-Hill)
World History (BJU Press) U.S. Government (BJU Press)
Economics (BJU Press) – half-year course
  Speech (BJU Press) – half-year course
   
Advanced Course Options: Other Advanced Course* Options:
Honors College Bible Classes (FBBC)
PSEO options (UNWSP)
Honors College Bible Classes (FBBC)
PSEO options (UNWSP)
Electives:  Choir, Band, Handbells, Mixed Ensemble, Online Curriculum Electives, Art, Home Ec/Life Skills, Yearbook, Woodworking, Teacher Aide, Study Hall, JV/Varsity Athletics Electives:  Choir, Band, Handbells, Mixed Ensemble,
Online Curriculum Electives, Art, Home Ec/Life Skills, Yearbook, Woodworking, Teacher Aide, Study Hall, JV/Varsity Athletics