Social Studies

The Vista del Lago High School Social Science Department is committed to preparing students to be knowledgeable citizens who think critically about events in our world and are prepared for college or any other post-secondary goals. Students must pass courses in World History, US History, Government and Economics, in order to graduate from Vista del Lago High School.  Students desiring a more challenging curriculum may take AP courses in any of these subjects.  Additionally, elective courses are offered in Psychology, AP Psychology, AP Human Geography, Chicano Studies and African-American Studies.