ACADEMICS

academics

         At St. Herman’s School our students are introduced to the breadth and depth of knowledge—the study of history, science, mathematics, grammar, literature, the arts—not as fragmented facts, but as a coherent whole. To this end, we offer the following course of study:

 

  • Religious Studies (Old and New Testament, Church history, lives of the saints, spiritual life)
  • Language Arts (reading, writing, grammar, penmanship, creative writing, composition)
  • Classical Literature (with monthly Literary Guild)
  • Mathematics (up to Algebra 2)
  • Geometry
  • Science and Nature Study
  • Physics
  • History (Ancient, World, American)
  • Geography
  • Astronomy
  • Latin
  • New Testament (Koine) Greek
  • Invidiual Tutoring for Special Needs in Language Arts
  • Physical Education
  • Handicrafts (woodworking, sculpture, printing and other medium)
  • Fine Arts (painting, drawing, drama, choral singing, recorder, music theory and Kindermusik)
  • Handwork (knitting, hand sewing, embroidery)
  • Seasonal cooking
  • Horticulture and gardening
  • Field Trips