The English Department offers a comprehensive college preparatory program in the study of all language arts: writing, literature, vocabulary, grammar, research, and speech. All course outcomes include the development of critical thinking, reading, and writing skills. Each course incorporates a variety of both fictional and nonfictional works while emphasizing the strong connection between reading and writing.

Photo of Mr. Michael Dronzek Mr. Michael Dronzek Chair, English Deparment

Degree(s) Earned:
BA – English/Secondary Education at St. Xavier University
MA – Reading Specialty at St. Xavier University

Photo of Ms. Meghan Doyle Ms. Meghan Doyle

Degree(s) Earned:
BA — Liberal Arts and Science,  Major in English and Minor in Secondary Education at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Photo of Mr. Thomas Nichin Mr. Thomas Nichin

Degree(s) Earned:
BA – Secondary Education English at University of Illinois – Chicago
MS – Sport Psychology at Capella University

Photo of Ms. Bettina Recchia Ms. Bettina Recchia

Degree(s) Earned:
BA — Secondary Education English at Concordia University — Chicago

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Graduation Requirements
Required Credits
4 credits