High School

Academic Overview (Grades 9 - 12)

High School teacher with student

At our private high school, emphasis is placed on college preparation with required course offerings in English, math, social studies, history, science, foreign languages, the arts, computer education, and physical education. At the high school level, there is an added emphasis on higher level thinking skills, and students are challenged by required research, speech and writing assignments in all subject areas. Technology is included in all subject areas.

American Heritage boasts an extensive selection of over 200 course offerings. We offer 99 honors and 24 Advanced Placement classes. American Heritage private school also offers a Pre-Professional Program with Pre-Med, Pre-Law, and Pre-Engineering. Classes are taught daily by practicing physicians, surgeons, attorneys, circuit court judges, and engineers from Palm Beach County, Broward County, and Miami-Dade County. The rich fabric of our curriculum provides the very best in critical thinking and college preparation in a private school setting by incorporating technology integration of relevant software and programs in dedicated computer labs.

Communication with parents and students is essential. The school's web portal provides daily access to individual student grades, and written progress reports are sent home every three weeks. Teachers maintain web pages that display class information, ranging from daily homework assignments to explanations of long-term projects.