In alignment with all statewide and national standards,
all English students develop oral and written fluency through an instructional writing program that
emphasizes reading response, the literary essay and the research paper.
The rigorous reading program begins each year with required summer reading.
Reading strategies introduced in the middle school set the stage for the challenge and variety that
comes with a literature-based curriculum.
The mechanics of language and vocabulary building both complement the rich 6-12 curriculum.|
The picture above is a small sampling of books that are
often read during grades 9-12, covering a wide variety of literature.