Grade Level: 12
Length of Course: Year
Pre-requisite: Teacher Recommendation
Required Credit: 1
Course Overview: This course is designed to help students improve essential language, composition, and reading skills. Readings are selected to encourage the student to develop a life-long appreciation of literature and to recognize and understand the importance of literature in both past and present society. Writings will include reflective and analytic responses to a variety of perspectives and genres: novel, drama, short story and non-fiction. Students will be given the opportunity to complete writing samples for graduation requirements and to complete writing and literature samples in preparation for college/university entrance requirements.