List of 13 items.

  • Pre-K

    Physical science, earth and the environment and life sciences taught through hands-on and multi-sensory experiences.
  • K/1/2

    Hands-on physical life and earth science; questioning, discovering, creating, communicating, and pursuing new ideas.
  • 3/4

    Emphasis on understanding the natural world with topics in physical, biological and earth/space science.
  • Grade 5

    Basic themes of matter, chemistry, electricity, and construction with an emphasis on the scientific method.
  • Grade 6

    Life Science: scientific method, the cell, reproduction, evolution, ecology, and taxonomy.
  • Grade 7

    Earth Science: the Earth’s structure, landforms, tectonic shifts, climate, and ecosystems.
  • Grade 8

    Physical Science: matter and energy, chemical reactions, electricity, motion, and Newton’s Laws.
  • Grade 9

    Biology and Honors Biology: biochemistry, cellular biology, human anatomy.
  • Grade 10

    Chemistry: study of matter, reactions, stoichiometry, thermodynamics, and equilibrium systems A.P. Biology Environmental Science.
  • Grade 11

    Physics: study of motion, forces, magnetism, and electricity A.P. Chemistry.
  • Grade 12

    A.P. Biology, A.P. Chemistry, A.P. Physics.
  • Senior Humanities

    Science and technology related to the history of ideas.
  • Advanced Placement

    A.P. Biology, A.P. Chemistry, A.P. Physics; beginning sophomore year, A.P. sciences are taken by all honors students.
300 Park Road, Metairie, LA 70005 (504) 837-5204
Established in 1929, Metairie Park Country Day School is a coed private school for New Orleans area students in early childhood through Grade 12. From the elementary grades through upper school, the care and cultivation of each child comes to life in our exciting academic program, creative arts, and competitive athletic offerings.