• English Department
    Katie Chaplin, Dept Chair
        
         Welcome to the Columbus North English department! We are very proud of our standards-based curriculum that consists of both core and elective classes.
    • Freshman year: two semester core, literature is genre-based, includes composition, grammar, vocabulary, and speech
    • Sophomore year: two semester core, world literature based, includes composition, grammar, vocabulary, and speech
    • Junior year: first semester is core American literature; second semester is a choice from six junior electives in literature and composition
    • Senior year: first semester is core British literature; second semester is a choice from eight senior electives in literature and composition
           Advanced options:
                  Freshman, sophomore: accelerated level
                 Junior Advanced Placement Literature and Composition (syllabus certified by AP College Board)
               Senior English: W131 (composition), L202 (literature), dual credit option with Indiana University, Bloomington
                 Senior Advanced Placement Language and Composition (syllabus certified by AP College Board)
     
     
         Our department is composed of energetic, student-oriented teachers with a wide range of teaching experience. Working collaboratively to update our curriculum offerings every year, this department continually strives to improve what we do for students, preparing them for higher education and for the real world.
     
    Summer reading assignments for 2017-18:

    11th AP reading notes Kite Runner Reader's Notes

     
     
         Individual teacher e-mail addresses can be accessed below.
    Makayla Caldwell 
    Roth Lovins 
    Amy McInteer
    Katie Schmidt 
     

Last Modified on July 25, 2017