WE ARE …

… welcoming.

… principled.

… enthusiastic.

… imaginative.

… industrious.

… compassionate.

… assertive.

… curious.

… global-minded.

High School Course Offerings

2018-2019

English

  • English 9
  • English 10
  • Language and Composition
  • Literature and Composition
  • AP Language and Composition
  • AP Literature and Composition

Mathematics

  • Algebra I, II
  • Geometry
  • Pre-Calculus
  • Calculus AB, BC
  • Statistics
  • AP Calculus AB, BC
  • AP Statistics

Physical Education

  • Fitness & Nutrition
  • Yoga

Science

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • AP Biology
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Physics

Social Studies

  • Economics
  • Government
  • U.S. History
  • Medieval History
  • AP U.S. History
  • Global Issues

Foreign Language

  • Japanese

Electives

  • C++ & Applications
  • Leadership
  • Music Performance
  • Pop-up Books & Cards
  • Psychology
  • Robotics

Other

  • College Bound

Grading System

Grade

Percentage

GPA

AP/Honors GPA

A+

97 – 100

4.0

5.0

A

93 – 96

4.0

5.0

A-

90 – 92

3.7

4.7

B+

87 – 89

3.3

4.3

B

83 – 86

3.0

4.0

B-

80 – 82

2.7

3.7

C+

77 – 79

2.3

3.3

C

73 – 76

2.0

3.0

C-

70 – 72

1.7

2.7

D+

67 – 69

1.3

1.3

D

63 – 66

1.0

1.0

D-

60 – 62

0.7

0.7

F

Below 60

0

0

KAIS does not compute class rankings.

Minimum Graduation Requirements

English
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Fitness & Nutrition
Creative Studies
Electives
Foreign Language*
8 Semesters
6 Semesters
6 Semesters
6 Semesters
4 Semesters
2 Semesters
2 Semesters
4 Semesters
 *Requirement for the Class of 2018 and thereafter

Curriculum

All primary academic classes adhere to Common Core State Standards. AP classes are offered for students who excel in particular subject areas. Click on the links below for more information.

Class Schedule

University Acceptances 2015-2018

United States

  • Abilene Christian University
  • Ashland University
  • Auburn University
  • Bard College
  • Boston University
  • Brandeis University
  • Cal Poly SLO
  • CSU Los Angeles
  • Christopher Newport University
  • Clark University
  • Colgate University
  • College of the Holy Cross
  • Colorado College
  • Emerson College
  • Gettysburg College
  • Grinnell College
  • Hamilton College
  • Haverford College
  • Hofstra University
  • Iowa State University
  • James Madison University
  • Miami University (OH)
  • Occidental College
  • Pace University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Pepperdine University
  • Quinnipiac University
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • San Diego State University
  • San Francisco State University

United States

  • Sarah Lawrence College
  • SOKA University of America
  • St. John’s University
  • St. Lawrence University
  • SUNY Stonybrook
  • UC Davis
  • UCLA
  • UC Riverside
  • UC San Diego
  • UC Santa Cruz
  • University of Akron
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Hawaii
  • University of Illinois (UIUC)
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Maryland
  • UMass, Amherst
  • University of Michigan
  • UNLV
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of San Diego
  • University of Washington
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Vassar College
  • Virginia Tech
  • Washington State University
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Wheaton College
  • Whitman College
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute

International

  • Arts University Bournemouth (UK)
  • Arts University Bournemouth (UK)
  • Hosei University (Japan)
  • International Christian University (Japan)
  • Keio University (Japan)
  • Nagoya University of Commerce and Business Queen’s University (Canada)
  • Ryerson University (Canada)
  • Simon Fraser University (Canada)
  • SOAS University of London
  • Sophia University (Japan)
  • St. Francis Xavier University (Canada)
  • Taylor’s College (Australia)
  • Tecnológico de Monterrey Ciudad de México
  • Temple University Japan
  • University of British Columbia (Canada)
  • University of Calgary (Canada)
  • University of Exeter
  • University of Melbourne (Australia)
  • University of Sydney (Australia)
  • University of Warrick (UK)
  • University of Waterloo (Canada)
  • University of York (UK)
  • Waseda University (Japan)
Bold print indicates student matriculation.