Manchester High School

Chesterfield County Public Schools


Ms. Lauren Murray
Department Chair:

3 credits of math are required for a Standard Diploma. 4 credits of math are required for an Advanced Diploma. All MHS students are required to take a math course in their senior year unless they are granted a special exemption by the principal.

Most students will complete Algebra I during their 8th grade year. Students typically follow one of these sequences in math:

Algebra 1–>Geometry–>Algebra II–>Trig/Analysis–>Calculus
Algebra 1–>Geometry–>Algebra II–>Trig/Analysis–>Statistics
Algebra 1–>Geometry–>AFDA–>Algebra II–>Capstone

Manchester offers the following math electives:

JT355/65 – Dual Enrollment Pre-Calculus/Calculus
Prerequisite: Trig. Analysis, teacher recommendation, 54 or higher or PSAT Math or 500 or higher on SAT Math, and Dual Enrollment application process and must be in the 11th or 12th grade

MA361 – AP Calculus AB
Prerequisite: Trig. Analysis H or HS Calculus and teacher recommendation

MA362 – AP Calculus BC
Prerequisite: MA361 AP Calculus AB

MA370 – Probability and Statistics
Prerequisite: MA370 Algebra 2

MA374 – SAT Prep. Math
Semester .5 credit course combined with EN136 SAT Prep. Verbal.
Prerequisite: Geometry

MA376 – AP Probability and Statistics
Prerequisite: MA370 Algebra 2 and teacher recommendation