SFHS encourages its students to reach out – to explore new
horizons, to get involved in global concerns and to help shape
ideas and technologies of the future. The following courses count
towards student’s Elective graduation requirements.
The SFHS Science Department promotes an understanding of the
basic principles of science. After four years, the student will
have an understanding of the basic order in nature and have an
appreciation of the laws of the universe. Science courses are
designed to meet the state standards and UC requirements.
Courses starting with the freshman year are developed in a
sequential fashion to encourage upper-level courses in the