The HNHS Advantage – SOCIAL STUDIES:
The Socials Studies Department utilizes a variety of teaching and learning strategies to engage students actively in their study of history. Some of these strategies include debate, student performance, simulation and analysis of primary source documents. The senior seminar and research project in government and economics provides opportunities for students to research issues, formulate opinions, and lead discussions. The ongoing integration of technology and technological skills in social studies classes assists the department in preparing students for the future.
Social Studies – Graduation Requirements: 30 credits
Modern World History
AP US History
US Government and Economics
Certified as meeting the requirements for admission to the University of California and California State University systems