The Social Studies Department follows a Tier I Level curriculum from the Louisiana State Department of Education.  In a typical sequence a student would study the following subjects throughout his or her time at GOMHS:

  • 6th grade:  Ancient World History
  • 7th grade:  United States History from the colonial period through Reconstruction
  • 8th grade:  Louisiana History
  • 9th grade:  World Geography
  • 10th grade:  Civics
  • 11th grade:  United States History from Reconstruction through the Modern 
  • 12th grade:  World History

Advanced Placement

High school students have the opportunity to take two social studies courses for possible AP credit.  Learn more about the expectations and coursework below.