High School

High School

About Riverside Christian High School

Many families have chosen our high school because of its moderate size, focus on Christian character training, instrumental music program, visual arts focus, strong parent support and involvement, and the high-quality education provided to our students by highly qualified staff. Riverside is committed to a strong literacy and mathematics program. In addition to weekly chapel, the high school student participates in a modified block schedule which usually includes Bible, math, science, English, social studies, and variety of electives.

High School Schedule and School Hours:

8:15am to 3:10pm
Lunch
12pm to 12:30pm (except Friday, 12:20pm. to 12:50pm)
Chapel
Friday, 9:15am to 10am


COLLEGE PREP IS KEY: Preparation for college is a primary objective of the RCS high school and the intellectual rigor and variety of opportunities for all students provide a foundation for future academic success.

Highlights:                                                                          

  • 3 Day Spiritual Emphasis Retreat in Early September
  • 5 Advance Placement Courses
  • Instrumental Music and Band
  • Red Comet Online Electives
  • Discipline-Based Art EducationFX7_0336
  • Drama Elective with Two Major Performances
  • Foreign Language
  • Christian Service Requirements and Community Outreach
  • Weekly Discipleship with Junior High
  • Access to Computer Lab
  • Accelerated Math Track for those students who are willing and capable
  • Competitive Varsity and Junior Varsity Athletics
  • Cheerleading
  • Student Council
  • Academic Competition: Knowledge Bowl
  • Technology Club

Riverside Christian School High School Graduation Requirements


SUBJECT

Class of 2019 and beyond

2020

Bible

4

4

English

4

4

Math

3

3

Science

3 (2 lab)

3 (2 lab)

Social Studies
  World History
  US History
  Civics / CWP

3

3

Health & Fitness
Health: .5 with 9th PE

2

2

Arts
(visual arts, drama, band, guitar)

2

2

World Language

2

2

Career and Technical Education (CTE)

1

1

Electives

2

2

TOTAL MINIMUM CREDITS:

26

26

1 credit represents one full year of coursework in a subject.
Washington State History must be completed prior to graduation. 

ONLINE Electives: Red Comet Online provides a variety of electives (application required)

For potential college credit:
Advanced Placement (AP): Biology, Calculus, Civics, English, U.S. History.
AP is an open-enrollment program; teacher recommendation & parent approval required and based upon availability.
Grand Canyon University Dual Credit Program (College & HS credit)
Cornerstone: College in the High School (CWU credit)
Colorado Christian University

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