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  • Science Department



    Welcome to the Science Department at High Point High School, where we take pride in harnessing scientific concepts in our students through the process of scientific inquiry.  Each class offered within the department offers a hands on inquiry experience to further ground scientific concepts in young minds.

    High Point High School offers a broad range of experiences in all areas of science including AP Biology, AP Physics, AP Chemistry and AP Environmental Science. The only required science course is Biology, for which students must pass the Maryland High School Assessment (HSA).

    Graduation requirements include three years of science courses, however students are encouraged to schedule science during all four years.

    Courses Offered:

    • 9th Grade Integrated Science
    •  Biology HSA
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
    • Earth and Space Science
    • Forensic/Medical Science
    • AP Biology
    • AP Physics

    Please contact the Instructional or Department Chair at with any department related questions.