The Science Department at Bel Air High School prides itself on offering a wide variety of courses that meet the needs and interests of the entire school population. Our core courses and electives provide students with the science background they need to achieve success in future careers or post-secondary education.

Science students at BAHS are exposed to outstanding instruction, high-end technology, comprehensive labs, and amazing field experiences. Our staff is focused on providing opportunities for students to learn the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) through inquiry and genuine experience. Students will encounter crosscutting concepts, science and engineering practices, and disciplinary core ideas that help them to achieve an outstanding science education.

Science Courses Offered at Bel Air High School

* indicates a weighted course


AP Biology *

Chemistry *

AP Chemistry *

Biochemistry *

Microbiology *

Physics *

AP Physics 1 *

Environmental Science

Environmental Science 2

AP Environmental Science *

Anatomy & Physiology *

Earth Science

Marine Science


Forensic Science *

Geohazards Engineering

In the Science Department

Meet the Science Staff