English DepartmentCurriculum Leader - Ms. Melissa Tungate - ext. 2233
English Department Aide - Mrs. Dee Kelly - ext. 2357
The English department at the high school offers a comprehensive program focused on meeting the individual needs of the students. This program, at each level 9-12, provides all of the basic English skills fortified with reading and study skills. The regular track is essentially a college preparatory track that incorporates literature, writing, speaking and research skills in a sequenced pattern in grades 9-12. The honors program, culminating with the advanced placement classes on the twelfth grade level, is a rigorous and challenging program designed to develop analytical skills as well as advanced level writing and speaking skills.
In addition to the basic English curriculum, the department offers a variety of electives for the further enrichment of the students. These electives include English Composition, Mass Communications, Creative Writing, Speech, Newspaper, and Yearbook.
Dial 412.833.1600, choose 1 from the menu and enter extension. Name Extension Buccilli, Daniela 2534 Cecelia, Elizabeth 2536 DeWalt, Caty 2662 Duchi, Jianina
2675 Froelich, Keith 2317 Guarnaccio, Christina 2646 Gouker, Giulia 2539 Klingler, Sarah 2538 Moeller, Laura 2657 O'Rourke, Sean 2323 Sabram, Tim 2637 Tungate, Melissa 2233 Watson, David 2533 Yochum, Thomas 2629 Kelly, Dee