English/Language Arts Department Students Goals
By the end of this school year,
1.) Our students will be able to demonstrate effective reading comprehension skills, especially in nonfiction.
2.) Students will also be able to demonstrate critical thinking skills, as well as 21st century skills, including collaboration and the appropriate use of technology and information.
3.) Students will learn to effectively communicate in speech and writing.
English/Language Arts Department Belief Statements
The English/Language Arts Department believes that with professional growth, communication, and a commitment to our students we can achieve greater continuity, build relationships with students, and create a professional learning environment that supports the learning of language, literature, written and oral communication, and the development of 21st century skills.