Middle School
Grades 6 - 8

Our middle school curriculum is designed to both challenge and encourage students to become responsible and independent learners. Knowledge and skills needed to succeed in our rigorous high school environment are emphasized such as grammar and critical reading skills. Sixth and seventh grade students attend classes on the middle school side of the campus. Since eight grade students may earn up to 3 high school credits, they may attend classes on both the middle and high school sides of campus.

 
 

EXPLORATORY COURSES:

  • Bible
  • Spanish
  • Physical Education

Academic Courses:

  • English Grammar
  • Literature
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies

Exploratory Activities:

  • Chorus
  • Drama
  • Art
  • Band
  • Sports
 

 

HIGH SCHOOL
GRADES 9 - 12

Our high school curriculum is designed to prepare a student to meet both the academic and spiritual challenges at the most competitive Colleges and Universities. We offer nine Advanced Placement® courses, Spanish IV, and a College Level Biblical Philosophy course. All of our graduates meet the requirements set forth by the SC Commission on Higher Education for students attending a South Carolina college or university.  Click to see Northwood graduates’ College Acceptances, and the South Carolina Uniform Grading Policy, which we use to report GPA.  Listed below are our graduation requirements and grading scale.

 
 

Graduation Requirements
& Grading Scale

 
SUBJECT AREA UNITS REQUIRED
English 4 units
Math - Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry 4 units
Lab Science (2 disciplines) - Biology I, Chemistry, & another lab science 3 units
Social Studies - World Geography or World History, & U.S. History, & Government/Economics 3 units
Foreign Language 2 units
Physical Education & Health 1 unit
Biblical Studies - Critical Issues of Living & World Philosophy 2 units
Computer Science 1 unit
Fine Arts 1 unit
Elective or Other Courses (CPR taken as Pass/Fail - no credit) 3 units
TOTAL REQUIRED UNITS = 24

GRADING SCALE:  A = 90-100  B = 80-89  C = 70-79  D = 60-69  F = 0-59