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Students of the Month October 2018: Congratulations to the following students of the month for November. Christopher Carter, Reiko Scilingo, Alan Villanueva, Sebastian Gomez Valdez, Olivia Merrick, Alma Hernandez, Kendyl Brower, Laura Lipponen, Ron Belman, Kristie Herrera Garrido, Enya Walker, Jakob Silva, Ilda Livia Huoponen, Lindsay Harris, Lilou Gervais, Irvin Alvarado Martinez (not pictured), Peter Sanfilippo, Francisco Guardarrama. Great job everyone! (Miller)

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Earth Science

Earth Science is a college preparatory science elective that provides our 9th grade students a foundation in the basic critical thinking skills and background needed to succeed in future science courses. 
The topics covered in this course are organized around the following major concepts: Dynamic Earth Processes; Energy in the Earth System; Biogeochemical Cycles; Structure and Composition of the Atmosphere; California Geology; Investigation and Experimentation; and Earth’s Place in the Universe.
Course # 13530 
Course Term: Yearlong 
Grade Levels: 9 
Graduation Credit: Physical Science General Electives 
CSU/UC: CSU: Lab Science (d) or Science (g) UC: Electives(g)