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High School Science

Lucy Maldonado Gonzalez

Lucy Maldonado Gonzalez

High School Coordinator

(956) 473-5243



The Science Department is committed to providing meaningful learning experiences that will empower students to thrive in the 21st century to enhance their lives and our community; we inspire all students to become responsible world citizens by pursuing excellence through life-long learning.

Our purpose is to support teachers by providing a data-driven comprehensive scope and sequence, professional development opportunities, and effective feedback to ensure the highest quality of instruction. 

Program Overview

The focus of the program is to provide students with a high quality, real world, and “hands-on”science curriculum from freshman through senior year.

The Science program provides an engaging and comprehensive curriculum to help  prepare each student to be successful in science, to instill a love for science, and to be well prepared for the future. The following are the Science courses provided in high school:

  • Biology

  • Pre-AP Biology

  • STAAR Biology

  • Chemistry

  • Pre-AP Chemistry

  • Physics

  • Advance Physics

  • IPC

  • Forensics

  • Anatomy & Physiology

  • Microbiology

  • Pathophysiology

  • Environmental Systems

  • Scientific Research and Design I & II

  • AP Science Courses

    • AP Biology

    • AP Chemistry

    • AP Physics 1

    • AP Physics 2

    • AP Physics C: Mechanics

    • AP Environmental Science

  • UT on Ramps Science Courses

    • UT on Ramps Biology

    • UT on Ramps Chemistry

    • UT on Ramps Physics 

  • Dual College Biology Courses

    • Biology 1306/1106 Biology for Science Majors I

    • Biology 1307/1107 Biology for Science Majors II


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