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    Social Studies
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Meet the Teachers:
     
     
     
    Matt Bejar 
     
    Patricia Blankenship
     
     
     
     
    Brett Johnson
     
     
     
    Shomari McGinty (ESO) 
     

    Angelica Pelagio
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Instructional Leader: Dorothy Spartz
    Phone: 602.764.8783
     
     
     
     
     
     
    The study of Social Studies includes learning about many different disciplines, such as economics, geography, government/civics, history, and law.  The concepts, information, and practices in the social studies helps students to build an informed and balanced view of our interconnected world and its citizens.
     
    Phoenix Union High School District students are required to successfully complete 3 credit hours for graduation. These courses include:
     
     
     
     
       1. World History/Geography:                                           
           10th grade                                                                               
           1.0 credit                                                                                 
       
       2. United States/Arizona History:                                       
           11th grade                                                                             
           1.0 credit        
     
       3. United States Government:
           12th grade
           0.5 credit       
     
       4. Economics:
           12th grade
            0.5 credit