10th - HOLY TRINITY
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In the Socratic method, developed by Greek philosopher Socrates, Holy Trinity Classical Christian School teachers encourage student discussion and developing conclusion through questioning.

Cicero

 

 

Classical Studies

  • Cicero-De Officiis, On Obligations, and The Republic and the Laws
  • Tacitus-The Agricola, The Germania
  • Plato-selections
  • Aristotle-selections
  • Philosophy 101 by Socrates-Peter Kreeft
  • Western Civilization Art, Architecture, and Sculpture

 

Christian Studies/Bible

10th-12th Grades:

  • The Gospels
  • Acts of the Apostles
  • Eusebius: The History of the Church
  • The Early Church, by Chadwick
  • Early Christian Writings
  • City of God, St. Augustine
  • Mere Christianity, by C.S. Lewis
  • Orthodoxy, by G.K. Chesterton
  • The Everlasting Man, by G.K. Chesterton

 

Latin

Holy Trinity Classical Christian School 10th graders continue their studies of Latin through a unique curriculum consisting of both adapted and unadapted selections from Latin prose and poetry. This course focuses on reading Latin and learning about the culture of ancient Rome through the works of Ovid, Catullus, Pliny, and others. In addition to reading, students are given opportunities to develop their skills in writing Latin, and are regularly exposed to spoken Latin as a means of communication.

11th or 12th Grade:

  • AP® Latin

 

Humane Letters

9th Grade:

  • Julius Caesar, by Shakespeare
  • Gilgamesh, ancient Mesopotamian mythology
  • Iliad, by Homer
  • Odyssey, by Homer
  • Aeneid, by Virgil
  • Antigone, by Sophocles

10th Grade:

  • Hamlet, by Shakespeare
  • Henry IV Part I, by Shakespeare
  • Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens
  • Wuthering Heights, Emily Brontë
  • British Poetry Anthology

 

11th Grade:

  • The Divine Comedy, by Dante

 

12th Grade:

  • King Lear, by Shakespeare
  • The Tempest, by Shakespeare
  • Till We Have Faces, by C.S. Lewis
  • Moby-Dick, Herman Melville
  • The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Prose Essays and American Short Stories

 

History

10th Grade:

  • Medieval History & Literature

 

11th Grade:

  • U.S. History & Constitution and Literature

 

12th Grade:

  • Modern History, Literature & Economics/Government

 

Mathematics

10th Grade:

  • Algebra II, Geometry, or Pre-Calculus

 

11th Grade:

  • Pre-Calculus or AP® Calculus (AB or BC)

 

12th Grade:

  • AP® Calculus (AB or BC)  or  Statistics

 

Science

10th Grade:

  • Advanced Chemistry

 

11th Grade:

  • Advanced Biology

 

12th Grade:

  • Anatomy and Physiology or AP® Physics

 

If you would like additional information about the UPPER SCHOOL curriculum at Holy Trinity Classical Christian School, please contact Headmaster, REV. CHAD E. LAWRENCE.