Social Studies

The mission of the social studies curriculum of Hot Springs County School District #1 is to develop a core of knowledge and skills from many academic disciplines including economics, geography, government, and history curriculums.  Students will:

  • Be productive, knowledgeable and (involved) contributing citizens.
  • Understand and be respectful of diverse cultural perspectives.
  • Participate justly and responsibly in civic duties.

Students are required 3 units of social studies during their high school career. Sophomores are required to take Geography/World History for a year course. Juniors are required to take United States History for a year course. Seniors are required to take American Government for a year course.

Meet the Social Studies Team

  • Shane

    American History Teacher
    Corpening Read More
  • Steven

    Social Studies Teacher
    Soderstrom Read More


  • Social Studies Resources