The English curriculum presents a rigorous and balanced program in reading, writing, speaking and listening, and language. We offer a literature program which provides extensive and varied preparation opportunities for College and Career Readiness Standards in English Language Arts. We encourage students to be excellent communicators and lifelong learners.
This course is a comprehensive survey of American literature. The survey is chronological, with literature divided into four major time periods. The writing emphasis is on narrative, literary analysis, and reflective compositions. Students study the political and social influences of each time period.