Academics

Academic Program

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At The Weber School, students receive access to a wide range of College Preparatory, Honors, and Advanced Placement options as well as unique and innovative curricular and co-curricular programs. In every subject, we aim to challenge and encourage students to reach their highest level of potential and have gathered a highly talented and devoted faculty to develop each student’s abilities. Course offerings vary from year to year to give students access to varied learning opportunities.

Academic Program by Grade Level

List of 7 items.

  • 9th Grade

    English
    Grammar, Composition, and Literature (Honors, College Prep)
    Math
    Algebra I
    Geometry (Honors, College Prep)
    Algebra II (Honors, College Prep)
    Accelerated Algebra II/Geometry (Honors)
    Social Studies
    World History and Humanities (Honors, College Prep)
    Science
    Biology (Honors, College Prep)
    Languages
    Hebrew (Honors, College Prep)
    Spanish (Honors, College Prep)
    Jewish Studies
    Jewish Lit Thought I (Honors, College Prep)
  • 10th Grade

    English
    World Literature and Composition (Honors, College Prep)
    Math
    Geometry (Honors, College Prep)
    Algebra II (Honors, College Prep)
    Accelerated Algebra II/Geometry (Honors)
    Pre-Calculus (Honors, College Prep)
    Social Studies
    Modern World History (Honors, College Prep)
    World History (Advanced Placement)
    Science
    Chemistry (Honors, College Prep)
    Biology* (Advanced Placement)
    Languages
    Hebrew (Honors, College Prep)
    Spanish (Honors, College Prep)
    Jewish Studies
    Jewish Studies Elective

    *offered alternating years
  • 11th Grade

    English
    American Literature and Composition (Honors, College Prep) 
    English Language and Composition (Advanced Placement)
    Math
    Algebra II (Honors, College Prep)
    Pre-Calculus (Honors, College Prep)
    Calculus (Honors)
    Calculus AB and BC (Advanced Placement)
    Social Studies
    United States History (Honors, College Prep)
    United States History (Advanced Placement)
    Science
    Physics (Honors, College Prep)
    Physics 1 (Advanced Placement)
    Physics 2 (Advanced Placement)
    Biology* (Advanced Placement)  
    Chemistry* (Advanced Placement)  
    Languages
    Hebrew (Honors, College Prep)
    Spanish (Honors, College Prep)
    Spanish (Advanced Placement)
    Jewish Studies
    Modern Jewish History (College Prep)
    Jewish Studies Elective 

    *offered alternating years
  • 12th Grade

    English
    Senior Special Topics (Honors, College Prep)
    English Language and Composition (Advanced Placement)
    English Literature and Composition (Advanced Placement)
    Math
    Pre-Calculus (Honors, College Prep)
    Statistics (College Prep)
    Statistics (Advanced Placement)
    Calculus (Honors)
    Calculus AB and BC (Advanced Placement)
    Social Studies
    United States Government (Honors, College Prep)
    United States Government and Politics (Advanced Placement)
    Economics (Honors, College Prep)
    Macroeconomics (Advanced Placement)
    Microeconomics (Advanced Placement)
    Science
    Anatomy (Honors, College Prep) 
    Environmental Science (Advanced Placement)
    Physics 1 (Advanced Placement)
    Physics 2 (Advanced Placement)
    Microbiology (Honors, College Prep)
    Biology* (Advanced Placement) 
    Chemistry* (Advanced Placement)  
    Languages
    Hebrew (Honors, College Prep)
    Spanish (Honors, College Prep)
    Spanish (Advanced Placement)
    Hebrew Elective (Honors, College Prep)
    Jewish Studies
    Jewish Studies Elective
  • Academic Electives

    English 
    English Language and Composition (Advanced Placement)
    English Literature & Composition (Advanced Placement)
    Seniors only:
    Jewish American Literature
    Literature of the Immigrant Experience
    Creative Writing
    Dramatic Literature & Playwriting

    Social Studies
    Psychology (Advanced Placement)
    Macroeconomics (Advanced Placement)
    Microeconomics (Advanced Placement)
    Criminal Psychology
    Economics
    Comparative Government and Politics (Advanced Placement)
    United States Government (CP, Honors, Advanced Placement)
    Israel History and Politics
    Israel & Israelis
    Comparative Ethics and Film
    Psychology of Children’s Books

    Science
    Environmental Science (Advanced Placement)
    Chemistry* (Advanced Placement)
    Physics I (Advanced Placement)
    Physics II (Advanced Placement)
    Microbiology
    Biology* (Advanced Placement)

    Math
    Statistics (Advanced Placement)
    Calculus AB and BC (Advanced Placement)

    Hebrew
    Israeli Film & Culture
    Current Events

    Jewish Studies
    Things that Go Bump in the Night
    Public Speaking in the 21st Century
    Ethics
    Process of Hate and the Holocaust
    Jewish Bioethics
    Comparative Ethics and Film

    The Daniel Zalik Academy
    Design Thinking
    Creative Design
    Science, Research, Entrepreneurship Studio
    Apex Studio
    Computer Science Principles
    Computer Science (Advanced Placement)
    App Development
    Intro to Prototyping
    Interactive Products
    3-D Printing
    Digital Fabrication
    Carpentry
    Graphic Design
    Yearbook
    Sustainable Design
    Design Marketplace 
    Sports Science Academy Strength and Conditioning
    Sports Nutrition
    Sports Medicine
    Fitness Programming
    Sports Clinical or Internship
    Research Methods & Analysis
  • Fine and Performing Arts

    Performing Arts
    Fall Production
    Spring Musical Production
    (Participation in two productions fulfills art requirement.)

    Visual Arts
    2-D Design
    3-D Design
    Traditional & Digital Drawing
    Graffiti & Typography
    Fashion Jewelry & Fiber Arts
    Smartphone Digital Photography & Media Arts
    Ceramics I, II,  III, IV, V, VI
    Pre-AP Visual Arts

    Music
    Virtual Ensemble
    Piano I, II
    Guitar I, II
    Composition
    Intro to Beat-making
  • Physical Education - Athletics

    Fall Sports
    Cross Country
    Volleyball
    Flag Football

    Winter Sports
    Boys and Girls Basketball
    Wrestling
    Swimming

    Spring Sports
    Baseball
    Golf
    Boys and Girl Soccer
    Tennis
    Track and Field
    Girls Gymnastics

    Year Round
    Weight Training and Conditioning
    Cheerleading

List of 3 members.

  • Charlie McQuade 

    Grade Level Dean for 9th and 10th Grades / Social Studies Teacher
  • Carrie Runnels 

    Grade Level Dean for 11th and 12th Grades / Mathematics Teacher
  • Shlaina Van Dyke 

    Principal
The Weber School, a Jewish Community high school serving students from all Jewish backgrounds, prepares students for success in college and in life with comprehensive academic and co-curricular programs that inspire student exploration, leadership, and Jewish social consciousness. Many of our programs and academies are unique to Weber and can't be found at any other Atlanta-area high schools.