All courses offered at Holy Cross are college preparatory. Students are placed in classes which seek to challenge them at a level of difficulty commensurate with their abilities. The core curriculum includes: Religious Education, English, Social Studies, Mathematics, Science, Fine Arts, World Languages, Physical Education, Health, and Computer Science. All Holy Cross students graduate with a Regents Diploma and many take advantage of the opportunity to graduate with a Regents Diploma with Advanced Status.

 

ART

Studio Art
Mechanical Drawing 1 and 2
Art History
Introduction to Art
Three Dimensional Design
Introduction to Advertising
Architectural Drawing
Drawing
Computer Graphics
Graphic Design
Digital Photography
Painting
Advanced Placement Studio Art

 

BUSINESS

Introduction to Occupations
Accounting
Business Analysis
Personal Finance

 

ENGLISH

English Skills Workshop
Literature and the Cinema
Literature-Drama
Literature of Conflict
Science Fiction Literature
Language Arts Enhancement
Communication Skills
Journalism
Creative Writing Seminar
Fantasy Literature
College English
Advanced Placement English

 

MATHEMATICS

Math 12 Pre-Calculus
Probability and Statistics
Introduction to Calculus
Advanced Placement Calculus
College Algebra

 

MUSIC

Training Band
Intermediate Band
Concert Band
Music History
Music Theory 1 and 2
Contemporary Pop Music
World Music Drumming

 

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

Campus Ministry
Catechist Preparation
Learn and Serve (Community Service Program)

 

SCIENCE

Marine Biology
Physics
Anatomy and Physiology
Environmental Science
Forensic Science
Meta-Science
Advanced Placement Physics
Advanced Placement Biology
Science Research Program (SUNY Albany)

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

Criminal Law
History of New York City
History and the Media
College History
Advanced Placement European History
Advanced Placement United States History
Advanced Placement Government and Politics
Advanced Placement World History

 

WORLD LANGUAGES

Seminar in Advanced Spanish
College Spanish
College French
College Italian
Advanced Placement French
Advanced Placement Spanish
Advanced Placement Italian

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