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English

The goal of the English curriculum is to facilitate the development of basic communication skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. In addition, students need to apply the writing process skills to laptop composition. English is required all four years of high school.

Students will:

  • Refine vocabulary and advance their knowledge of grammar, literature, and composition
  • Develop the skills necessary for communicating accurately and logically through learning the basic rules of language
  • Advance their knowledge of literary techniques and genres through the reading of classical, traditional, and modern selections
  • Learn to understand and appreciate literature
  • Develop writing skills in all four composition styles: narrative, descriptive, persuasive, and expository

ENGLISH COURSES

  • English 1 (Honors level available)
  • American Literature (Honors level available)
  • British Literature
  • AP Language & Composition
  • World Literature
  • AP Literature & Composition
  • Advanced Composition
  • Literature and Visual Arts
  • Speech and Rhetoric
  • Monsters and Literature
  • Creative Writing

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