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Quick Course Guide for Junior Year (10th to 11th)

Locate your current course and identify the course for next year in the box to the right of it. 


Current Course       Next Year's Course
H English 3 H English 4 or AP English Language/Literature
English 3 English 4
English 3L English 4L

Social Studies

Current Course Next Year's Course
AP Human Geography AP European History or Honors Western Civilization 
Honors Global Studies Honors Western Civilization or AP European History
Global Studies Modern World Civilization
Global Understanding American Civics (11th or 12th grade)


Current Course Next Year's Course
Honors Integrated Math 4 Honors Integrated Math 5
Integrated Math 4 Integrated Math 5 or Career & Financial Management
Integrated Math 4M College Prep or Integrated Math 5 or Career & Financial Management
Integrated 3L-S2 Career & Financial Management  
Foundations Consumer Math Foundations Work Math


 Current Course   Next Year's Course
Honors Physics  AP Biology or AP Chemistry or AP Physics or AP Environmental Science
Honors Chemistry  Honors Physics
Chemistry Physics
Biology Chemistry or Chemistry in the Community
Applied Biology Astronomy or Chemistry in Community or Environmental Science
or Marine Science

Other things to consider:

  • Teachers will have conversations with you regarding their recommendations for your future course selection.

  • Review the PWHS Course Catalog. Click here to go to the PWHS Course Catalog online.

  • You must take Health and Fitness 2 if you did not take it in 10th grade.

  • World Language should be continued if you are doing well in it.

  • Your junior year schedule should be as rigorous as your previous years’ schedules.

  • Consider your Career Pathway when selecting your courses as they should reflect your future goals.

  • AP classes are year‐long and cannot be dropped after the first three days of semester 1; No semester 2 drops.

  • It is your responsibility to review the graduation requirements and be sure you will fulfill them. 

  • You will be meeting with your counselor to review your selections and your graduation requirements in mid-March to early April.

Click here for a printable Quick Course Guide for Junior Year.