Contact: Dr. Julie Baker

The Science Department provides a rigorous, engaging college preparatory curriculum that seeks to foster an interest in scientific knowledge and careers. We offer courses and electives in four major fields of science: biology, chemistry, physics and environmental science. Electives include Forensic Science, Anatomy and Physiology, Marine Biology, Zoology, Introduction to Engineering, Robotics and AP Research. Highly motivated science students at John Carroll are eligible to apply for the Diploma with Distinction in Science. Extracurricular science activities include the Envirothon Team, Chemathon Team, Science Quiz Bowl Team, Robotics Club, Aerospace Club and Science Olympiad Team.

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