Three Science credits are required for graduation from Hollis Brookline High School. One credit must be in physical science, and one credit must be in Life Science, Biology, or Accelerated Biology. The chart below represents the scope and sequence of classes taken by most students.

The Hollis Brookline science curriculum is aligned with the Next Generation Science Standard (NGSS) in order to optimize our students’ success after high school. For more information go to


Science course list by grade

Science Department

Rodney Clark
x 1176
Department Head
Science Teacher
Nicholas Houseman
x 1175
Science Teacher
Adam Knedesien
x 1195
Science Teacher
Kirsten Leorij
x 1201
Science Teacher
Eric Perry
x 1433
Science Teacher
Jennifer Shreves
x 1421
Science Teacher
Trudi Thompson
x 1177
Science Teacher