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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

  • Introduction to Literature & Writing (A, B, and C Levels)
  • American Literature (Honors, B, and C Levels)
  • British Literature
  • AP Language & Composition
  • World Literature
  • AP Literature & Composition
  • Speech and Rhetoric
  • Yearbook & Journalism
  • Creative Writing
Department Members

Paul Bauer x325
English Teacher
Terry Gavin x334
English Teacher
Jessica Herrick x319
English Teacher
Elizabeth Gevis x307
English Teacher
Teresa Mortell x318
English Department Chair

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School Information

St. Thomas More High School
2601 East Morgan Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53207

Phone: (414) 481-8370
Fax: (414) 481-3382
Email: [email protected]

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