English 12 AP
The students recommended for the grade twelve Advanced Placement English Literature course have demonstrated superior writing ability and consistent motivation. This college-level course concentrates on World Literature from the sixteenth century to present. A wide array of supplemental reading sources considered, as well as several major selections. Analysis of poetry and the essay form (sensitivity to audience, purpose, tone, and diction) receive heavy emphasis since they are tested on a three hour national AP exam sponsored by the College Board. Registration fees must be assumed by the student.