Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS)
High School English Language Arts & Reading

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Joeta Youngblood, Principal, Hill City Elementary

Lynda Wallace, Principal, Harmony Elementary
Dr. David Wilds, Principal, Jasper Elementary
Sandy Layman, Principal, Tate Elementary
Shane Purdy, Principal, Jasper Middle
Pennie Fowler, Principal, Pickens County Middle
Dr. Sandy Greene, Director of Teaching and Learning, System Assessment Director
Dr. Lula Mae Perry, Superintendent

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If you have been a part of our family as a teacher or staff member, please join us to celebrate 10 years of memories. Monday, May 23rd, 7:00-8:00pm light refreshments will be served.

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On April 23rd, over 160 students representing Harmony Elementary, Hill City Elementary, Jasper Elementary, and Tate Elementary came together to compete in the 8th Annual Pickens County Math Bowl.

Join the Celebration

If you have been a part of our family as a teacher or staff member, please join us to celebrate 10 years of memories. Monday, May 23rd, 7:00-8:00pm light refreshments will be served.

School Bus Roadeo

Every school day our buses transport the most precious cargo – our students to and from school. The annual "Bus Roadeo" competition tests driving and safety skills. Congratulations drivers!

Cherri Howell, Transportation Director, Jackie Watkins/1st Place, Wanda Tidwell/2nd Place, Susan Burkley/3rd Place


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CCGPS High English Language Arts & Reading

The Department of Teaching and Learning is committed to the successful implementation of the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards in the area of English language arts and reading. This curriculum promotes high expectations for its teachers and students and results in meaningful student learning. All students must have the opportunities and resources to develop the language skills they need to pursue life's goals and to compete in a 21st century workplace.

 

9th Grade - 12th Grade

Standards Guidance Document Curriculum Map
9th Grade Standards 9th Grade Guidance Document 9th Grade Curriculum Map
10th Grade Standards 10th Grade Guidance Document 10th Grade Curriculum Map
World Literature Standards World Literature Guidance Document World Literature Curriculum Map

 

 

Courses

High schools utilize the   textbook series. Supplemental for high school courses vary. Information for online access to textbooks is available through the school. The following courses are offered through the high school English-language arts department:

  • 9th Grade Literature/Composition
  • 10th Grade World Literature/Composition
  • 11th Grade American Literature/Composition
  • 12th Grade British Literature/Composition
  • AP Literature/Composition
  • AP Language/Composition
  • Speech and Communication
  • Drama
  • Creative Writing
  • Sheltered English
  • Reading Courses (Basic Reading and Writing to Advanced Reading)

 

Textbook: Holt, Rinehart, Winston Elements of Literature, copyright 2005

 

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