science department

  • The Tempe High Science Department works towards preparing our students to be successful with their college education and future lives. We offer a variety of courses to meet the needs of our diverse student population. We offer the main courses such as Biology, Chemistry, and Physics but also offer special courses such as Human Anatomy, Sustainability and Biotechnology. For our advanced students, we offer accelerated courses such as Honors and IB classes.
    Our teachers are dedicated professionals and offer significant help to students who need it. Information about each teacher is available on the Faculty tab to the left.


  • H.O.P.E. is the Health Occupation Preparatory Education Academy at Tempe High School, in partnership with Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital and Mesa Community College. The H.O.P.E. Medical Academy presents core courses with a medical focus. For more information, follow this link.

Science Department Lead

  • Tim Honan
    Department Lead
    Integrated Science, Honors Physics (IB Physics HL)
    (480) 967-1661 Ext. 25401