Honors and Advanced Placement (AP)
Batavia High School offers a wide variety of both honors and AP courses.
Courses listed with a link have details about summer work due prior to AP/Honors course beginning.
|FHAMD Division||Humanities Division||STEM Division|
|AP Studio Art||English I Honors||Intermediate Algebra Honors|
|AP Music Theory||English II Honors||Geometry Honors|
|AP Language & Composition||Advanced Algebra Honors|
|AP Literature & Composition||Pre-Calculus Honors|
|French V Honors||AP Calculus I|
|Spanish V Honors||AP Calculus II|
|Latin V Honors||Biology Honors|
|AP European History||Chemistry Honors|
|AP Government||AP Environmental Science|
|AP Psychology||AP Biology|
|AP Human Geography||AP Chemistry|
|AP US History||AP Physics|
|AP Physics II|
Batavia High School is proud of its tradition of academic excellence. We live by our mission of “Always Learning, Always Growing.” While there are numerous electives and specialty programs available for students to pursue their interests and possible career fields, there are also a number of required courses for graduation. There are additional course requirements for students seeking college admission. No matter the student’s post-secondary plans, students should seek a rigorous course of study while in high school.
At Batavia High School, there is a minimum credit requirement of 26 credits
|3.5 credits English||3 credits Social Studies||.5 credits Speech|
|3 credits Math||2 credits Science||.5 credits Health|
|3.5 credits Physical Education||.5 credits Consumer Education||.5 credits Government|
Curricular Divisions & Departments Students and parents select required and elective credits from the following curricular departments:
|Career and Technical Education||Music||Special Education|
Please click here to find a full list of course offerings.
Dual Credit Partnership with Waubonsee Community College
- Current Offerings
- Possible for 2014-2015
- Fox Valley Career Center (FVCC)
|Option||Current||Possible for 2014-2015||FVCC|
|Details||Students must be 16 years old and have completed prerequisite courses listed in registration handbook. Students may choose as many of these courses as they wish.||Students must be college-bound seniors on track to graduate in May.||Students must be enrolled in the Fire Science or Criminal Justice program at FVCC.|
|Courses Offered||Advanced Speech, AP Psychology, Calculus I, Calculus II, and Transitions to College Mathematics, College Math 101||College American History, Physical Fitness||Criminal Justice and Fire Science|
Parents and students are encouraged to monitor progress in classes by keeping in regular contact with the classroom teacher and through the PowerSchool portal. When you log into PowerSchool, you will be able to see current grades for all of your child’s courses, upcoming assignment due dates, assignment descriptions, and attendance. Parents and students can expect to see grades updated by the 15th and 30th of each month. Attendance will be updated daily. If you have questions regarding your child’s grade, please speak to your child prior to contacting the teacher. Your child may be able to answer questions or ask the teacher during class.