Verdugo Hills High School

Media Magnet

The Media Magnet at Verdugo Hills High School

 Announcements for May-June 2017:
 
- The Multimedia Magnet at Verdugo will add a STEM emphasis for the 2017-2018 school year! Stay tuned for upcoming information regarding this change!
 
- Term D will be ending 06/09/2017.  The Senior Graduation Ceremony will take place on June 09th, 2017.  Make sure to turn in all of your assignments!
 
- The Senior Multimedia Potluck will be, Wednesday, June 07th, 2017 in the Media Center (Room 40B).  Hope to see you all there!
 

Media Magnet students learn to use the visual arts to communicate their ideas, concepts and stories. 

9th Grade

  • English 9 Honors option available (Multimedia)
  • Algebra 1 or Honors Geometry (Multimedia)
  • World Language 1
  • PE
  • Health
  • Elective (Multimedia) or Tutorial (math or English)
10th Grade
 
  • English 10 (Multimedia)
  • World History (Multimedia)
  • Geometry or Honors Algebra 2 (Multimedia)
  • Physics (Multimedia)
  • World Language 2
  • Optional Elective (Multimedia) or Tutorial (math or English)
  • Physical Education
11th Grade
  • American Literature & Contemporary Composition (Multimedia)
  • US History 20th Century & Contemporary or AP US History (Multimedia)
  • Algebra 2 or Honors Math Analysis (Multimedia) or AP Calculus/AP Statistics
  • Chemistry (Multimedia)
  • Advanced Science Elective
    Advanced Biology, AP Biology, AP Physics, AP Environmental Science
  • Elective (Multimedia), Tutorial (math or English), or Concurrent Enrollment at Glendale Community College
12th Grade
 
  • Modern Literature and Advanced Composition, or AP English Literature (Multimedia)
  • Principles of American Democracy and Economics (AP options are available) (Multimedia)
  • Elective or an additional Advanced Placement Course
    AP English Language, AP Biology, AP Physics, AP Environmental Science, AP Calculus AB, AP Statistics, AP Computer Science, AP Studio Art
  • Algebra 2 or Honors Math Analysis (Multimedia) or AP Calculus/AP Statistics
  • Elective, an additional Advanced Placement Course, or Concurrent Enrollment at Glendale Community College

Advanced Communication Arts Electives

Digital Animation Workshop (Digital Imaging 2AB and Digital Imaging Production AB)
An in-depth exploration of Flash animation techniques and approaches for creating animations for entertainment and interactive applications (websites, mobile devices, interactive kiosks). This workshop can be taken 3 times for credit.

Video Production Workshop (Video Production 1DM, Video Production 2RM, and Video Production 3IM)
A hands-on exploration of 3 camera video production—from concept to script to production to distribution. This workshop can be taken 3 times for credit.

Journalism Workshop (Journalism 1AB, Journalism 2AB, and Journalism 3AB)
A hands-on exploration of newspaper and magazine publishing. This workshop can be taken 3 times for credit.

 

Partnerships & Internship Opportunities:

ACME Animation
Inner City Filmmakers
Ryman Arts
Art Center Saturday High
CA State Summer School for the Arts
Scientific Illustration & Visualization