Elective Courses

These are the elective courses offered by Danville High School. As you choose, think of your interests, your abilities, your career goals, and college admission requirements. This is the time to explore areas you think you may enjoy. You will need to plan ahead as not every course is offered every year or every semester. Please check the Course Booklet for course descriptions, grade levels, and prerequisites.


  • Mixed Media (9th grade only)
  • Art Appreciation
  • High School Art
  • Studio Workshop

Business and Technology

  • Accounting I, II, III, and IV
  • Advanced Computer Applications
  • Digital Design I & II
  • Introduction to Business
  • MOC (Multi-Occupations Cooperative)
  • • Class
  • • Work
  • Networking
  • Financial Literacy
  • Programming/Web Design
  • Seniors in Accounting I
  • Intro to Computer Science
  • First Tech Challenge

English/Language Arts

  • Applied Language Arts (Yearbook)
  • Creative Writing (not offered 2018-19)
  • Play Production (not offered 2018-2019)
  • Film Studies
  • Popular Reads
  • Theatre through Acting (not offered 2018-2019)

Family and Consumer Science

  • Parents and Their Children
  • Intro to Culinary
  • Culinary I and II
  • Intro to Family and Consumer Science I and II
  • Textiles I and II
  • Intro to Human Services

Foreign Language

  • Spanish I, II, III, and IV


  • Health I, II (even years)
  • Health III, IV (odd years)

Industrial Technology

  • Architectural Drafting
  • Building Trades I and II
  • CAD I and II
  • Home and Auto Maintenance
  • Welding I and Advanced Welding
  • Carpentry I and Advanced Carpentry


  • High School Instrumental Music
  • High School Choir
  • Show Choir (selection process)
  • Music Appreciation
  • Music Theory & Composition

Social Studies

  • Behavioral Science
  • Current Affairs
  • World History I and II

Math and Science

  • Three years of each required but more can be taken.

Early Bird and Independent Study Science

  • Ag & Society (Before school on Tuesdays)
  • Bio-Ethics (2nd Semester)


  • Danville Leadership Class (every other odd year)

Other Area Opportunities

At New London High School

  • Medical Terminology (1st Semester)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (2nd Semester)

At Burlington High School

Project Lead the Way

  • Introduction to Engineering Design (IED)
  • Principles of Engineering (POE)
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM)
  • Digital Electronics (DE)
  • Capstone in Engineering Design

SCC Options