ENGLISH/LANGUAGE ARTS

The LASA English Department has an Advanced Placement focus with attention to critical reading and writing skills designed for success at college-level analysis. Our department extends beyond that important focus to embrace the importance of classic and modern literature in defining the human condition and interacting with whole texts in a variety of ways including social media, artistic representations, performance, literary criticism, creative writing, research, presentation and discussion.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:

English I Pre-AP, English II Pre-AP, English III AP, English IV AP, Great Ideas

ADDITIONAL COURSE OFFERINGS:

  • American Voices

  • Book Club

  • Creative Writing

  • Hitchcock Films

  • Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

  • How to Be an Adult

  • Literary Magazine

  • Music and Revolution

  • PALS

  • Philosophy

  • Songwriting, Study Skills

  • Women in Literature