Over the past few years, many more schools have been adjusting to a block schedule in lieu of year-round courses. Tichon Ramah Yerushalayim will do our best to accommodate all students, including students from such schools. However, due to the intense nature of our program, and based on our experience over the past several years, we recommend the following in order to allow the best possible success for students:
Recommended schedule for a student not taking any AP courses:
Fall Semester (Home): Math, Science, Fine Arts, Foreign Language
Spring Semester (TRY): English, Social Studies/History, Physical Education, Elective
Recommendations for a student taking AP courses:
We recommend that you choose from the following courses during the spring semester while on TRY: AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP United States Government and Politics, AP Comparative Government and Politics, AP Psychology, AP Statistics.
The following courses can be taken ONLY IF you are taking no more than three general studies courses in the spring semester: AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, AP Biology, AP Human Geography.
The following courses may be taken ONLY IF you enrolled in the language in the fall semester as well: AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, AP Latin: Vergil, AP German Language and Culture, AP Japanese Language and Culture, AP Italian Language and Culture, AP French Language and Culture, AP Chinese Language and Culture
The following courses are NOT RECOMMENDED as spring semester only courses: AP Environmental Science, AP Physics B, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP United States History, AP European History, AP World History, AP Chemistry.
*TRY does not have the facilities to offer AP Studio Art, AP Art History, or AP Music Theory