9th Grade

Students may be placed in different classes than those listed below based on the student’s individual needs.


Apologia Exploring Creation with Biology:

The Study of Life
Kingdom Monera
Kingdom Protista
Kingdom Fungi
The Chemistry of Life
The Cell
Cellular Reproduction and DNA
Mendelian Genetics
Evolution: Part Scientific Theory, Part Unconfirmed Hypothesis
The Invertebrates of Kingdom Animals
Phylum Arthropoda
Phylum Chordata
Kingdom Plantae: Anatomy and Classification
Kingdom Plantae: Physiology and Reproduction
Reptiles, Birds and Mammals

Language Arts

Literature is chosen by the teacher and approved by the Board of Directors

-This year's selection is "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas" by John Boyne

Bob Jones Fundamentals of Literature:

Point of View


Plan of Redemption (From Genesis to the Church) / Bible and Archaeology

Algebra 1

Holt McDougal Larson Algebra 1:

Expressions, Equations and Functions
Properties of Real Numbers
Solving Linear Equations
Graphing Linear Equations and Functions
Writing Linear Equations
Solving and Graphing Linear Inequalities
Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Exponents and Exponential Functions
Polynomials and Factoring
Quadratic Equations and Functions
Radicals and Geometry Connections
Rational Equations and Functions
Probability and Data Analysis

Cultural Geography / Civics and the Constitution

Bob Jones’ Cultural Geography 9 surveys the principles of geography through a regional approach. Students will “travel” from continent to continent around the world studying the geography, cultures, land forms, climates, resources, economy, religions, and government of each country.

The Earth as God Made It and Man Subdues It
North America
Latin America
Europe and Asia
The Middle East
The Australian and Pacific Realms

Civics & the Constitution

An American View of Law, Liberty & Government is a fast-paced single-semester elective that will give students a fascinating overview of this important document. Chapters delve into the history, meaning, and daily functions of the Constitution in people’s lives and in the life of America! Learn how and why the Founding Fathers fashioned a document of God-given rights that have stood the test of time- and about the controversies that arise from re-interpretations of it compared to its original meaning.

Foreign Language

Foreign Language Available: (online classes)