La Costa Canyon High School

Science Department

Recommended Course Pathway for Graduating Classes of 2021, 2022, 2023

Recommended Course Pathway for Graduating Class of 2024 and beyond

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The La Costa Canyon Science Department wants to help place your student in the proper science class. In order to assist you in the process of selecting the appropriate science course please review the following Science Pathway Chart. The Science Pathway Chart offers three scenarios for La Costa Canyon High School students. If you have additional questions you can contact your student's science teacher, counselor, or Cindi Schildhouse.


If you are trying to contact a faculty member please click on their name below. You will be directed to their website.

  • Mr. Brubaker (Biology, A.P. Environmental Science, and I.B. Environmental Systems & Societies )

  • Mrs. Carlyle (Biology and Chemistry)

  • Mr. Evers (A.P. Physics 1, and I.B. Physics HL )

  • Mr. Goodenough (Chemistry and A.P. Chemistry)

  • Mrs. Honsberger (Chemistry, Earth Science, and Sheltered Earth Science)

  • Mrs. Howard (Biology)

  • Ms. Schildhouse (Anatomy & Physiology, A.P. Biology, and I.B. Biology SL) *Department Chair

  • Mrs. Sejut (Chemistry and A.P. Chemistry)

  • Mr. Sills (Biology and Life Science)

  • Mrs. Stapko (Physics and A.P. Physics C)

  • Mr. Stark (Physics)

  • Mrs. Thile (Biology)