Full K-12 Accredited Curriculum

<h2 class="mb-5">Our Curriculum</h2> <div id="accordionExample1" class="accordion"> <div class="card card-sm card-body border-light mb-0"><a class="accordion-panel-header" role="button" href="#panel-1" data-target="#panel-1" data-toggle="collapse" aria-expanded="false" aria-controls="panel-1"> <span class="h6 mb-0 font-weight-bold">Elementary</span> </a> <div id="panel-1" class="collapse"> <div class="pt-3"> <p>2nd Grade:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/2nd-grade/ae-grade2math/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Math</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/2nd-grade/ae-grade2languagearts/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Language Arts </a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/2nd-grade/ae-grade2socialstudies/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Social Studies</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/2nd-grade/ae-grade2science/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Science</a></li> </ul> <p>3rd Grade:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/3rd-grade/ae-grade3math/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Math</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/3rd-grade/ae-grade3languagearts/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Language Arts </a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/3rd-grade/ae-grade3socialstudies/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Social Studies</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/3rd-grade/ae-grade3science/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Science</a></li> </ul> <p>4th Grade:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/4th-grade/ae-grade4math/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Math</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/4th-grade/ae-grade4languagearts/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Language Arts </a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/4th-grade/ae-grade4socialstudies/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Social Studies</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/4th-grade/ae-grade43science/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Science</a></li> </ul> <p>5th Grade:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/5th-grade/ae-grade5math/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Math</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/5th-grade/ae-grade5languagearts/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Language Arts</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/5th-grade/ae-grade5socialstudies/#5thGrade-socialStudies-Overview" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-et-has-event-already="true">Social Studies</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/5th-grade/ae-grade5science/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Science</a></li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> <div class="card card-sm card-body border-light mb-0"><a class="accordion-panel-header" role="button" href="#panel-2" data-target="#panel-2" data-toggle="collapse" aria-expanded="false" aria-controls="panel-1"> <span class="h6 mb-0 font-weight-bold">Middle School</span> </a> <div id="panel-2" class="collapse"> <div class="pt-3"> <p>6th Grade:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/math/ae_math6/">Math 6</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/language-arts/ae-languagearts6/">Language Arts 6</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/social-studies/ae_socialstudies6/">Social Studies 6</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/science/ae-science6/">Life Science 6</a></li> </ul> <p>Grade 7:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/math/vsp_math7/">Math 7</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/language-arts/vsp_languagearts7/">Language Arts 7</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/social-studies/vsp_socialstudies7/">Social Studies 7</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/science/ae_science7/">Earth &amp; Space Science 7</a></li> </ul> <p>Grade 8:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/math/ae_pre-algebra/">Pre-Algebra</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/language-arts/ae-languagearts8/">Language Arts 8</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/social-studies/ae_socialstudies8/">Social Studies 8</a></li> <li><a href="http://accelerate.education/course_descriptions/AE_Math6.html">Physical Science 8</a></li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> <div class="card card-sm card-body border-light mb-0"><a class="accordion-panel-header" role="button" href="#panel-3" data-target="#panel-3" data-toggle="collapse" aria-expanded="false" aria-controls="panel-1"> <span class="h6 mb-0 font-weight-bold">High School</span> </a> <div id="panel-3" class="collapse"> <div class="pt-3"> <p>In keeping with our mission statement, we aim to offer a substantial and academically rigorous high school program meeting the Islamic needs of our students whilst balancing this against a curriculum that prepares them for college and beyond.</p> <p>To learn more about our High-School Diploma Requirements visit: <a href="https://gatewayvirtualacademy.com/high-school-requirements/">https://gatewayvirtualacademy.com/high-school-requirements/</a></p> <p>Grade 9:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/language-arts/ae_languagearts9/">Language Arts 9</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/math/ae-algebra1/#algebra1-overview" data-et-has-event-already="true">Algebra 1</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/science/ae-earth-science/">Earth Science</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/social-studies/vsp-american-history/">American History</a></li> </ul> <p>Grade 10:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/language-arts/ae_languagearts10/">Language Arts 10</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/science/ae-biology/">Biology</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/math/ae-geometry/">Geometry</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/social-studies/ae-world-history/">World History</a></li> </ul> <p>Grade 11:</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/language-arts/ae_languagearts11/">Language Arts 11</a></li> <li><a href="http://accelerate.education/catalog9_12/sf_algebra2/">Algebra 2</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/science/ae-chemistry/">Chemistry</a></li> <li><a href="https://accelerate.education/catalog9_12/social-studies/ae-civics/">Civics&nbsp;</a>Semester 1</li> <li><a href="https://accelerate.education/catalog9_12/social-studies/vsp-american-government/">American Government </a>Semester 2</li> </ul> <p>Grade 12:</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://accelerate.education/catalog9_12/language-arts/f_creativewriting/">Creative Writing</a> Semester 1</li> <li><a href="https://accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/journalism/">Journalism</a> Semester 2</li> <li><a href="https://accelerate.education/catalog9_12/math/vsp_pre-calculus/">Pre Calculus</a></li> <li><a href="https://accelerate.education/catalog9_12/social-studies/vsp_economics/">Economics</a>&nbsp;Semester 1</li> <li><a href="https://accelerate.education/catalog9_12/science/sf-physics/">Physics</a></li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> <div class="card card-sm card-body border-light mb-0"><a class="accordion-panel-header" role="button" href="#panel-4" data-target="#panel-4" data-toggle="collapse" aria-expanded="false" aria-controls="panel-1"> <span class="h6 mb-0 font-weight-bold">Self-Paced Electives</span> </a> <div id="panel-4" class="collapse"> <div class="pt-3"> <h4><strong>Elementary School</strong></h4> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The following self-paced elective courses are optional for Grades 2- 5:</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">PHYSICAL EDUCATION</span></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/physical-education/c_2-3physicaleducation/#2_3-physicalEducation-overview" data-et-has-event-already="true"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Physical Education &ndash; Grades 2-3</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (2 semesters)</span></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/physical-education/c_4-5physicaleducation/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Physical Education &ndash; Grades 4-5</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (2 semesters)</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">ART</span></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/art/ae-grade2artsandcrafts/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">2nd Grade Arts and Crafts</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (2 semesters)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/art/ae_elemartlevel1/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Art Development Level 1</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/art/ae_elemartlevel2/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Art Development Level 2</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/art/ae_elemartlevel3/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Art Development Level 3</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/art/ae_elemartlevel4/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Art Development Level 4</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">HEALTH</span></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/health/c_2-3health/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Health &ndash; Grades 2-3</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (2 semesters)</span></li> <li><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalogk_5/health/c_4-5health/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Health &ndash; Grades 4-5</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (2 semesters)</span></li> </ul> <h4><span style="font-weight: 400;"><br /></span><strong>Middle School</strong></h4> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The following self-paced elective courses are optional for Grades 6-8:</span></p> <ul> <li style="list-style-type: none;"> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.academy/course_descriptions/VSP_MiddleSchoolPhysicalEducation.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Physical Education</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 or 2 semesters)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/arts-explorations/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Art Exploration</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/electives/ms_computerbasics/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Computer Basics</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog6_8/electives/vsp_middleschoolhealth/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Health</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/ae_basicdrawing/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Basic Drawing</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/ae_beginningpainting/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Beginning Painting</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/g-study-skills/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Study Skills</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester) &ndash; </span><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">for 8th Grade students</span></em></li> </ul> </li> </ul> <h4><strong>High School</strong></h4> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The following self-paced elective courses (refer to our <a href="https://gatewayvirtualacademy.com/high-school-requirements/">high-school graduation requirements</a> to see the required elective courses) are offered for Grades 9-12:</span></p> <ul> <li style="list-style-type: none;"> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.education/course_descriptions/AE_PhysicalEducation.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Physical Education A &amp; B</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(2 semesters)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.education/course_descriptions/F_LifeManagementSkills.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Life Management</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.education/course_descriptions/F_EssentialsOfBusiness.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Essentials of Business</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><strong><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/career-electives/c_healthcareers/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Health Careers</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(1 semester)</span></strong></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.education/course_descriptions/G_CareerPlanning.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Career Planning</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.education/course_descriptions/C_IntroToNursing.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Intro to Nursing A &amp; B</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(2 semesters)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><strong><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/cn-psychology/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Psychology A &amp; B</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(2 semesters)</span></strong></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.education/course_descriptions/AE_BasicWebDesign.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Basic Web Design</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/career-electives/vsp-computer-basics-hs/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Computer Basics </span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">(1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.education/course_descriptions/AE_GraphicDesign.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Graphic Design</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">(1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.education/course_descriptions/AE_JavaScript.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Javascript</span></a>&nbsp;<span style="font-weight: 400;">(1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/g-study-skills/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Study Skills</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/ae_basicdrawing/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Basic Drawing</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/ae_beginningpainting/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Beginning Painting</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (1 semester)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/electives/arts-explorations/">Art Exploration</a> (1 semester)</li> </ul> </li> </ul> <p>More courses coming soon!</p> <h4><span style="font-weight: 400;"><strong>World Language Electives</strong> </span></h4> <p><strong>High-School Foreign Languages:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/world-language/vsp-spanish-1/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Spanish Level 1 and 2</span></a></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/world-language/vsp-french-1/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">French &nbsp;Level 1 and 2</span></a></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://www.accelerate.education/catalog9_12/world-language/m_9-12german1/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">German Level 1 and 2</span></a></li> </ul> <p><strong>Middle School Foreign Languages: </strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.academy/Catalog6_8.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Spanish Level 1 and 2</span></a></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.academy/course_descriptions/VSP_6-8French1.html"><span style="font-weight: 400;">French &nbsp;Level 1 and 2</span></a></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;"><a href="http://accelerate.academy/course_descriptions/M_6-8German1.html">German Level 1 and 2</a>&nbsp;</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Each subsequent year we will offer the next Foreign Language course level until its highest level is offered. However, only two Foreign Language credits are required for graduation. Foreign Language courses count towards our middle school student&rsquo;s high-school graduating credits. </span></p> </div> </div> </div> </div>