The school day at Huntington-Surrey is divided, with Freshmen and Sophomores coming in the mornings (8:30 to 12:09, with an optional extended day until 3:00) and Juniors and Seniors coming in the afternoon (1:11 to 4:50, with the option of coming early for academic help). Foreign languages are offered for all students from 12:15 to 1:05.
Mathematics: Proficiency test
English: Assertion with proof essay
Required Senior English Research Paper
Written as part of the English composition class, this paper focuses on process as well as product.
Required Senior Advisory Class
Focuses on life choices, including the college application process. (Counts as a required elective).
In addition to fulfilling the above requirements, all Huntington-Surrey students must complete a minimum of 26 credit hours of high school work, as follows:
REQUIRED ACADEMIC CORE SUBJECTS
English 4 credits
Social Studies 4 credits
Mathematics 4 credits
Science 4 credits
REQUIRED ELECTIVES 10 credits
All students must complete classes in each of the four required academic core subjects during each year that they attend Huntington-Surrey School. A student entering the senior year must have a minimum of 19 completed credits, including 12 credits of required academic core subjects. A student who will enter a four-year college or university needs at least 2 credits of one foreign language among his or her required elective subjects. A student who will enter a Texas state-supported college or university must meet Texas requirements. Every student must pass the exit exams, complete the research paper, and finish all work applicable to his or her class schedule before graduation. Any variation from this program is subject to the approval of the Director.