• American/Arizona Government
    Students will learn how our federal government functions and how it compares with other governments. National and state political parties and elections will be studied, along with our state government and state history. Eight to ten hours of community services will be required. this course meets Arizona State Standards and the graduation requirement. This course is aligned to POS 220 at the community college and may be available  for dual enrollment credit at some sites. Community college tuition applies.
     Grade: 12 Length: Semester
     Credit: .5 
     
    AP United States Government and Politics
    This course meets the graduation requirement. It will prepare students to take the Advanced Placement Exams. Enrolled students are expected to take the AP exam. The course provides the students with an overview and analysis of the principles and practices of the American political and governmental systems. Class requirements may include summer reading, projects and 8 hours of community service. This course is aligned to POS 110 at the community college and may be available for dual enrollment credit as some sites. Community college tuition applies.
     Grade: 12 Length: Semester
     Credit: .5 Prerequisite: Placement Criteria