Curriculum

CURRICULUM OVERVIEW

GSCS offers programs for K4 -11th Grade adding a 12th Grade for the 2020/2021

term. WE are committed to providing a quality education in a nurturing and safe

environment. We partner with parents in “training up children in the way they should

go…” Every subject is taught from a Christ Centric view. We educate for the glory of

Christ. We learn for the glory of Christ. Therefore, we live for the glory of Christ. At

GSCS, our teachers use every educational resource available to provide every student with

the most competitive education possible.

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ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

PRESCHOOL K4

DAILY BIBLE/ WEEKLY CHAPEL

Bible Truths: Walking God’s Way

LANGUAGE ARTS

Pre-reading skills with phonemic awareness and phonics

Handwriting

MATH/SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

COMMUNITY HELPERS

MUSIC

COMPUTER

LIBRARY

FIELD TRIPS

KINDERGARTEN (K5)

DAILY BIBLE CLASSES and CHAPEL

LANGUAGE ARTS

Bob Jones Focus On Fives

Phonics, reading, handwriting, social studies, science

MATHEMATICS

Engage New York

Number skills

Understanding addition and subtraction

Sequencing

Social Studies/Science

Music

Computer

Physical Education

ELEMENTARY (GRADES 1-5)

DAILY BIBLE and WEEKLY CHAPEL

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Bible Truths: Bob Jones

LANGUAGE ARTS

¨ Reading Street (Grades 1-5 /Phonics -Grades 1-2)

¨ Reading Wonders (3-5)

¨ Spelling and Vocabulary

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Handwriting

MATHEMATICS

Engage New York (grades 1-5)

Computation Skills and Mathematical Concepts

¨ Problem-Solving Strategies

¨ Memorization and Basic Fact Drills

CONTENT AREAS

¨ Science-Bob Jones

¨ Social Studies Weekly

¨ Music

¨ Computer

¨ Physical Education

UPPER SCHOOL

6th Grade

English/Literature

Math 6

U.S. History 1877-Present

Science 6

Bible 6

Physical Education Physical Education Physical Education

Music/Foreign Language

Suite

7th Grade

English/Literature

Pre-Algebra

Civics/Geography

Life Science 7

Bible 7

Physical Education

Music/Foreign Language

8th Grade

Science

Algebra I

World History I

Physical Science 8

Bible 8

Physical Education

Health/Microsoft

9th Grade*

English I/ Literature – 1 Credit

Algebra I/Geometry – 1 Credit

Biology – 1 Credit

World History II – 1 Credit

Old Testament – 1 Credit

Electives – 2 Credits

*AP Courses/Select Advanced Diploma Courses/Select Electives offered through Edgenuity.

10th Grade*

English II/Literature – 1 Credit

Algebra II – 1 Credit

Physical Science – 1 Credit

U.S. History – 1 Credit

New Testament – 1 Credit

Electives – 2 Credits

*AP Courses/Select Advanced Diploma Courses/Select Electives offered through Edgenuity.

11th Grade*

English II/Literature – 1 Credit

Math (2 routes) – 1 Credit

Science Elective – 1 Credit

U.S. History II – 1 Credit

Bible III – 1 Credit

Electives – 2 Credits

*AP Courses/Select Advanced Diploma Courses/Select Electives offered through Edgenuity.