Hillcrest High School

Hillcrest High School
7350 South 900 East
Midvale, UT 84047-2306
(801) 826-6000


English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.

Language Arts 9, 9H, 10, 10H, 11, 11H, 12, 12CP, 12CPH
AP Lit and Comp
English 1010
Humanities 1100
Pre-AP Language Arts 10
IB Language Arts 11
IB Language Arts 12
Creative Writing (English credit in 12th grade only)
Mythology I, II (English credit in 12th grade only)
Literature and Film (English credit in 12th grade only)

History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
U.S. History AP U.S.History
IB History of the Americas
US Government/Citizenship
AP Government and Politics

Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus). 
Advanced Algebra/Trigonometry
Algebra 2 Geometry Algebra 2 Honors
Pre Calculus
AP Calculus AB
AP Calculus BC
Math 1010, 1050, and 1060
IB Math Studies SL
IB Math Studies SL(Math Methods)
IB Math HL

Science: 3 years*, two of which are required to be taken from basic core science courses in biology, chemistry or physics (one of the sciences must include a laboratory experience).
**Biology, Biology AP, IB Biology HL/SL
**Chemistry, Chemistry Honors, Chemistry AP, IB Chemistry HL/SL
**Physics, Honors, Physics AP, IB Physics HL/SL
Earth Systems
Astronomy
Wildlife Biology
Zoology
Genetics
Medical Anatomy and Physiology

** Two of the courses must be taken from these.

Languages: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7 through 12.
American Sign Language 1,2
French 1, 2, 3, 4, Honors, French 1010, French 1020, AP , IB
German 1, 2, 3, 4, Honors, AP , IB
Mandarin Chinese 1, 2
Spanish 1, 2, ,3, 4, Honors, AP, IB

Other: 4 years* from at least two of the following: history, english, mathematics beyond intermediate algebra, laboratory science, foreign language, social science, fine arts.
Art IB, SL
Art History AP/IB 
Dance IB/HL/SL
Drawing AP/IB
European History AP
Geography for Life
Human Geography AP
Music Theory AP, IB
Psychology 1, 2, AP, IB
Theatre IB, HL/SL
Theory of Knowledge, IB
World Civilization


*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.