Global Studies Signature Academy

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    Global Studies is McQueen High School’s Signature Academy.  This academy is designed to prepare students for life in the twenty-first century.  There are two programs within the Global Studies Signature Academy: International Studies and Fine Arts.

     

    International Studies

    Students will be immersed in course work dealing with world politics/economics, ecological balance, global interaction/diplomacy and international understanding.  During the four-year course of study, students will study two world languages to the Advanced Placement™ level.   Other required courses will include AP Human Geography, AP US History, AP American Government, AP Comparative Government, Economics and AP Environmental Science.   

     

    Music and Visual Arts

    This program is designed to prepare students for life in the twenty-first century. Students will be immersed in course work dealing with Music and Visual Art. During the four-year course of study, students will study two world languages to the Advanced Placement™ level, and fulfill area-specific requirements to an advanced level to ensure students are competitive in their chosen area.  Other required courses will include AP Human Geography, and AP US History for Fine Arts students. McQueen currently offers French, German, Mandarin Chinese and Spanish.