Upper School students fine-tune their English language abilities by practicing the elements of effective interpersonal communication, close reading of literary and visual texts, audience-centered composition, public speaking and oral interpretation.

The English department encourages students to develop both self-awareness and personal style through the writing process, from pre-writing through revision. Students take four years of English, consisting of required courses in ninth and tenth grades and semester or intensive elective courses in eleventh and twelfth grades.

Required Semester Courses

Required Semester + Intensive Course

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Elective Semester Courses

Elective Semester + Intensive Course

Elective Intensive Courses

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English at UPrep

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