Standards for high school courses in Seventh-day Adventist Schools have
been developed to guide an instructional program that is infused with Christian
faith and an Adventist worldview. An education of this kind leads to strong
academic growth and a clear picture of Christ and His love for mankind. These
standards focus on what students should know, understand and be able to
HIGH SCHOOL STANDARDS FOR THE COURSES OFFERED ACCOMPLISH THE FOLLOWING:
Provide clear expectations for student learning and accountability.
Provide an essential user-friendly tool for developing instruction.
Transform textbooks from curriculum guide to a resource for instruction.
Provide for a complete and uniform Adventist secondary curriculum.
Have been developed exclusively by Seventh-day Adventist educators.
Have been aligned with the goals of Journey to Excellence.
Have been developed using national and state standards, NAD curriculum guides,
and standards compendiums such as those produced by MCREL and Ten Sigma.