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    Courses Offered

    Biology
    Levels: CP, Lab Advanced, AP
    Instructors: Mrs. Frasco, Ms. Russell, Mrs. Ryan, Mr. Basile
     

    Chemistry

    Levels: Lab Advanced, Honors, AP
    Instructors: Ms. Sparrow, Mr. Stelling
     

    Physics
    Levels: CP, Lab Advanced, AP
    Instructor: Ms. Garcia-Gordon, Dr. Grossman
     

    Anatomy & Physiology
    Instructors: Ms. Russell, Mr. Basile
     

    Environmental Science
    Instructor: Mrs. Ryan
     
    Conceptual Physical Science (CPS)
    Instructor: Dr. Grossman, Ms. Sparrow
     
     
     
    Congratulations to Mrs. Ryan's Environmental Science Classes!
    Winners of the 2020 UNLESS Contest - Philadelphia Zoo
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    What's Going On in the Classroom?
     
    Classroom Collaboration

    In celebration of Arbor Day, a collaboration between Environmental Science, Intro to Physical Science, AP Physics, RMS, and the Department of Environmental Protection sought to plant trees in Saddlers Woods and Newton's Creek to replenish the forest after recent storms.

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    Environmental Science

    Students in Mrs. Ryan's Environmental Science classes and the Environmental Club planted trees in order to offset carbon emissions and help protect the habitat of the Humboldt penguin.

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    Anatomy and Physiology

     Students in Ms. Russell's Anatomy and Physiology class learned about mechanisms of homeostasis in this outdoor activity.

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    Biology

    Mrs. Ryan's Lab Biology students were engaged in a "hands-on" activity modeling enzyme function.

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    Chemistry   

    Mr. Basile's Chemistry-CP class investigated the physical properties of different types of chemical bonds.

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     Mr. Stelling's classes celebrated Mole Day with some fun activities


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     Physics

    Ms. Garcia-Gordon's Lab Physics Advanced class participates in monthly engineering challenges. In December, they were asked to build bridges using only pennies.