Wells Community Academy High School is now a College Board Pre-AP Partner.
Our students are encouraged to take Advanced Placement (AP) courses so that they will experience rigorous, college-level work in high school. Wells currently offers (13) Advanced Placement courses in (6) different departments. Students and parents are urged to read the AP course descriptions to understand the level of work expected. In addition, they are encouraged to seek advice from teachers, counselors, and department chairs about which AP classes would be the best fit with their high school program and their college and career plans.
To view the detailed College Board Pre-AP Course Descriptions, click here.
To view the detailed CPS Course Catalog, click here.
All Course Offerings:
*AP (Advanced Placement)
1, 2, 3 & 4
*Pre-AP English 1
*AP English Literature
*AP English Language
ESL 1, 2 & 3
Integrated Math 1 - Algebra,
Advanced Algebra Trig.
*Pre-AP World History
*A.P. Human Geography
*A.P. U.S. History
Physical Education (PE)
PE 1 & Health
Spanish 1 & 2
Spanish Heritage 1 & 2
Transitional Math (Seniors)
Fine and Performing Arts Program
*AP Studio Art: 2D Design
Beginning Mix Chorus
*AP Music Theory
JROTC - (City-Wide Multiple Award Winning Program)
ROTC Let 1
ROTC Let 2
ROTC Let 3
ROTC Let 4
Law / Career - (City-Wide Multiple Award Winning Program)
LPSA 1 - Law American Society
LPSA 4 - Practice/Intern
Computer Science for All
Exploring Computer Science (Freshmen & Sophomores)
Game Programming -- City-Wide Multiple Award Winning Program
*AP Computer Science
Fundamentals of IT
Gaming Concepts 1
Gaming Concepts 2
(AP) Advanced Placement Course Descriptions:
This course engages students in becoming skilled readers of writing styles, and in becoming skilled writers who compose for a variety of purposes.
This course engages students in the careful reading and critical analysis of imaginative literature. Through the close reading of selected texts, students deepen their understanding of the ways writers use language to provide meaning and pleasure to readers.
This course is for students who wish to develop proficiency and incorporate their language skills into their lives. Students who enroll should already have a basic knowledge of the language and cultures of Spanish speaking people.
This course is designed to provide students with the analytic skills and the factual knowledge to deal critically with the problems and materials in United States history. You will learn to assess historical materials for their relevance, their reliability, and their importance, and to weigh the evidence and interpretations presented in historical scholarship.
This course is designed to provide students with the analytic skills and the factual knowledge to deal critically with the problems and materials in world history. You will learn to assess historical materials for their relevance, their reliability, and their importance, and to weigh the evidence and interpretations presented in historical scholarship.
To view the Wells graduation requirements, which include the mandatory CPS requirements click here.