Social Studies

  • The Social Studies Department of Yorkville High School, through its collective curriculum, intends to prepare our students to become informed and active citizens in American society. We emphasize our nation's successes, and failures, and to demonstrate to our students the need for positive participation in our democracy, as well as a global knowledge of our position in the world.


    Required Courses

    • United States History or  AP United States History
    • American Government or AP American Government

    Elective Courses

    • Anthropology
    • AP European History
    • AP Human Geography
    • AP Psychology
    • Economics
    • Introduction to Psychology
    • Sociology
    • World Geography & Cultures
    • World History
    • World History Honors