Science Department

Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically

and truly all that comes under thy observation in life. Marcus Aurelius

ECV Science Department Mission Statement

To provide a learning environment that encourages students' curiosity and teaches skills that will foster critical thinking, asking questions, designing investigations, analyzing data, and understanding the workings of the natural world through rigorous academics and quality laboratory experiences aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards.

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Courses Offered

El Cajon Valley High School offers a wide variety of science courses to satisfy California high school graduation requirements, and the A-G requirements for college entrance.

Space and Earth Science

Newcomer Science Literacy





AP Environmental Science

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Science Department Grading Policy

A - 90% . Classwork/Homework 20%

B - 80% . Labs/Projects 30%

C - 70% . Quizzes 10%

D - 60% Tests 25%

F - Below 60% Final Exam 15%