La Quinta High School

Congratulations to the Aztecs of the Year: Carolynn Cao & Theodore Nguyen and Athletes of the Year: Ellen To & Michael Nadeau            Congratulations to the Valedictorians: Katherine Ngo & Hillary Nguyen            According to US News & World Report: LQ is the #2 public high school in OC & ranked #54 in the state. Congratulations, Aztecs!
Academic Courses » Academic Courses

Academic Courses

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

English

English 1, English 1 (SE)

English 1

 

English 2

English 2

 

English 3

 

 English Language and Composition

English 4 / CSU Expository Reading Writing

 

 English Literature and Composition

 

 

 

     

 

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

Math

Algebra 1, Algebra 1A or B (SE)

 

Calculus AB

Geometry, Geometry (SE)

 

Calculus BC

Algebra 2

 

Statistics

Advanced Algebra & Trigonometry

 

 

Trigonometry/Probability & Statistics

 

 

*Accounting Using Algebraic Concepts (Seniors Only)

       

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

Science

Biology, Biology (SE)

 

Biology

Physical Science

 

Chemistry

Chemistry

 

Environmental Science

Physics

 

Physics 1

Health Education

 

Physics C Mech/EM

Human Body Systems

 

 

Biomedical Innovations

 

 

       

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

History &   

Social Science

World History

 

Human Geography

US History

 

World History

Economics/Civics

 

US History

Economics/Civics (Online)

 

Macroeconomics

 

 

US Government & Politics

      Psychology

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

English Language

Development

ELD Basics + Content/Vocabulary

 

 

ELD A + Content/Vocabulary

 

 

ELD B

 

 

ELD C + Focus on Reading & Writing

 

 

ELD English 1

 

 

       

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

Physical Education (PE)

PE (9th Grade)

 

 

PE (10th-12th Grade)

 

 

Badminton

 

 

Fitness

 

 

Co-Ed Weight Training

 

 

Athletics (0/6 Period) Sport

 

 

       

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

Visual & Performing Arts

Concert Choir, Vocal Ensembre

 

Studio Art

Beginning Piano

 

 Music Theory

Beginning String Orchestra, Advanced

 

 

Concert Band, Jazz Band, Symphonic/Marching Band

 

 

Drama I, II, III

 

 

Photography I, II, III

 

 

Ceramics I, II, III

 

 

Exploratory Art A/B

 

 

Computer Graphics I, II, III

 

 

Painting and Drawing I, II, III

 

 

Art Projects

 

 

       

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

World Language

Spanish 1, 2, 3                                                   Spanish for Spanish Speakers 1, 2

 

Spanish Language *Seal of Biliteracy*

French 1, 2, 3

 

 

Vietnamese 1, 2, 3

Vietnamese 4             *Seal of Biliteracy *

 

 

     

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

Business

Accounting

 

 

Business Economics and Finance

 

 

Video, Graphics & Web Design

 

 

Intermediate Video Production

 

 

*Introduction to Business

 

 

Advanced Word Processing

Business & Criminal Law

Business Ownership (Entrepreneurship)

Computer Applications I, II

Marketing

Personal Finance

*Computer Apps I

 

 

Advanced Word Processing

Business & Criminal Law

Business Ownership (Entrepreneurship)

Computer Apps II

Marketing

Personal Finance

       

Department

General Education Classes

Honors Classes

Advanced Placement Classes

Other Electives

Focus on Reading and Writing

 

 

Yearbook

 

 

ASB (Leadership)

 

 

Campus Service  (Office or Teacher Assistant)                                              

 

 

 AVID 9, 10, 11, 12 (Seniors Only-Peer Tutor)