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Language Arts

Philosophy

Every student should graduate from high school with communication skills that enable the student to write and speak clearly and concisely. Further, it is important for every student to have a greater appreciation of literature through improved reading and critical thinking skills. With these skills and appreciation, a student may realize a greater capacity for future success.

Goals

Members of the English Department strive to assist students in improving their ability to use written language effectively and enhancing their academic success through better reading and critical thinking skills. These skills will enable the student to communicate in a variety of means while increasing their knowledge and appreciation of literary works.