History and Social Studies Overview

  • All students are required to complete four years of study in History.

    The History Department has implemented the Massachusetts History and Social Science Curriculum Framework in History/Social Studies, statewide guidelines for learning, teaching, and assessment in history and social sciences for the Commonwealth's public schools.

    All students must follow the sequence of required courses listed below.

    Grade 9

    • World History Part I
    • World History Part II

    Grade 10

    • World History Part III
    • United States History Part I

    Grade 11

    • United States History Part II
    • United States History Part III

    Grade 12

    • Civics and Government History
    • Social Studies Elective

Course Offerings

    • World History I
    • World History II
    • World History III
    • US History I
    • US History II
    • US History III
    • AP US History
    • Civics & Government
    • Economics Today
    • International Relations
    • AP Government and Politics
    • Psychology
    • AP Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Marketing I
    • Intro to Business
    • Entrepreneurship