CURRICULUM OVERVIEW
GSCS offers programs for K4 -11th Grade adding a 12th Grade for the 2020/2021 term.  WE are committed to providing a quality education in a nurturing and safe environment.  We partner with parents in “training up children in the way they should go…”  Every subject is taught from a Christ Centric view.  We educate for the glory of Christ.  We learn for the glory of Christ.  Therefore, we live for the glory of Christ.  At GSCS, our teachers use every educational resource available to provide every student with the most competitive education possible.  
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ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

 

PRESCHOOL K4

DAILY BIBLE/ WEEKLY CHAPEL
Bible Truths: Walking God’s Way
 
LANGUAGE ARTS
Prereading skills with phonemic awareness and phonics
Handwriting
 
MATH/SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE
 

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

COMMUNITY HELPERS

MUSIC

COMPUTER

LIBRARY

FIELD TRIPS

 

KINDERGARTEN (K5)

DAILY BIBLE CLASSES and CHAPEL

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

Bob Jones Focus On Fives
Phonics, reading, handwriting, social studies, science
 

MATHEMATICS

Engage New York
Number skills

Understanding addition and subtraction

Sequencing

Social Studies/Science
 
Music
Computer
Physical Education

 

 ELEMENTARY (GRADES 1-5)

DAILY BIBLE and WEEKLY CHAPEL

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Bible Truths:  Bob Jones 
 

LANGUAGE ARTS

¨ Reading Street (Grades 1-5 /Phonics -Grades 1-2)

¨ Reading Wonders (3-5)

¨ Spelling and Vocabulary

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Handwriting
 

MATHEMATICS

Engage New York (grades 1-5)

Computation Skills and Mathematical Concepts

¨ Problem-Solving Strategies

¨ Memorization and Basic Fact Drills

CONTENT AREAS

¨ Science-Bob Jones

¨ Social Studies Weekly

¨ Music

¨ Computer

¨ Physical Education
 
                                          UPPER SCHOOL
 
6th Grade                                              7th Grade                                               8th Grade
English/Literature                                 English/Literature                                     Science
Math 6                                                   Pre-Algebra                                              Algebra I
U.S. History 1877-Present                      Civics/Geography                                      World History I
Science 6                                               Life Science 7                                             Physical Science 8
Bible 6                                                  Bible 7                                                       Bible 8
Physical Education                                 Physical Education                                    Physical Education
Music/Foreign Language                        Music/Foreign Language                           Health/Microsoft Suite
 
9th Grade*
English I/ Literature 1 Credit
Algebra I/Geometry  1 Credit
Biology                      1 Credit
World History II        1 Credit
Old Testament          1 Credit
Electives                   2 Credits
 
*AP Courses/Select Advanced Diploma Courses/Select Electives offered through Edgenuity.
 
 
 
10th Grade*
English II/Literature  1 Credit
Algebra II                   1 Credit
Physical Science         1 Credit
U.S. History                1 Credit
New Testament          1 Credit
Electives                    2 Credits
 
*AP Courses/Select Advanced Diploma Courses/Select Electives offered through Edgenuity.
11th Grade*
English II/Literature     1 Credit
Math (2 routes)             1 Credit
Science Elective             1 Credit
U.S. History II               1 Credit
Bible III                        1 Credit
Electives                       2 Credits
 
*AP Courses/Select Advanced Diploma Courses/Select Electives offered through Edgenuity.