Science

Our science courses promote creativity and foster curiosity through relevant, inquiry-based learning experiences that prepare students to be globally competitive citizens.

All of our K-12 science courses cover topics within these three strands of science:

  • Earth science
  • Life science
  • Physical science

These strands and topics covered are listed as part of the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills, or TEKS, for this subject. For more information, view the Science TEKS, Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 112, effective 2018-19.

K-8 concepts

Each year, our K-8 students explore earth science, space, matter, energy, force, motion, as well as organisms and the environment.  See our yearly concepts at a glance:

9-12 concepts

Our high school classes explore deeper the fundamentals built upon by lower grades while moving into specialized fields of scientific study. See the yearly concepts at a glance: