All Middle School students are required to take Life Science (7th grade) and Physical Science (8th grade). All High School students are required to take three years of Science: one year of Earth Science, one year of Biology, and a third year of Physics or Chemistry. Four years, including Advanced Placement Environmental Science are recommended for those pursuing a higher degree in science or engineering.

In addition to science, one semester of Health is required.

All Classes meet the California Science Content Standards for California Public Schools for grades 7-12 and are transitioning to the Next Generation Science Standards. 
The MCAA Science Faculty (to view specific teacher pages, please use the Teacher Pages/Contact menu at the top of the page):

Emily Ellsmore
  • 7th Grade Science
  • 8th Grade Science
  • Chemistry

Valeri Mathews
  • Health
  • Biology
  • Physics

Doreen McDowell
  • 8th Grade Science
  • Earth Science
  • AP Environmental Science