Program Of Studies

Core Curriculum

Students in Grades 6-10 take foundational classes to prepare for advanced electives. Working with a faculty advisor, students plan their two-year Program of Study before beginning the eleventh grade. In Grades 11 and 12, students can choose their math and science programs from an extensive list of electives.

Course placement for incoming students is based on placement testing. All incoming students are required to take a placement test that includes a math placement test and a Degrees of Reading Power test.

Grade Level Program of Studies

2022-2023 Program of Studies

The High School Curriculum Map below is provided to give a general program of studies by grade level. Students’ actual course of studies will vary based on individual student needs and successful advancement towards graduation.

Academy of Aerospace and Engineering High School Curriculum Map

Grade English Social Studies World Language Mathematics Science STEM
9 English I U.S. History Spanish Mathematics Integrated Science Exploring Computer Science Arts/Engineering Electives
10 English II Black/Latinx Studies Spanish Mathematics Biology STEM Elective Arts/Engineering Electives

ECE Introduction to Academic Writing



AP Government

Spanish Mathematics Chemistry STEM Elective Arts/Engineering Electives

English IV


AP/ECE English Language and Composition

Sociology Psychology


AP U.S. History

Spanish Mathematics Science Elective STEM Elective Arts/Engineering Electives