Courses
We offer the following courses.
Grade 9: college prep, honors
Grade 10: college prep, honors
Grade 11: college prep, AP; HSAW
Grade 12: college prep; AP; Expository Reading and Writing Course (ERWC)

Policies
Grade book categories:
Writing: at least 40% of overall grade
Classwork, homework, tests, and projects: Divided as teacher sees fit
English department policy on late work:
Final writing assignments may be submitted no later than one week from the due date at a penalty of up to half credit.  Policies as to number of days and percentages vary within those guidelines by teacher.  Please consult your syllabus and/or teacher's website for specifics.

Resources
Students should format their work according to the standards of the Modern Language Association (MLA).   Considering using Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (O.W.L.) as a resource. 
Watch the screencasts or use the Global Studies template.
WHHW English Writing Tutorial site for parents.
Vocabulary Workshop Quizlets for grades 9 (D), 10 (E), 11 (F), and 12 (G).  Note that these were not necessarily created by WHHS teachers/students.  Some links are to individual units, some to multiple units, while others present only synonyms, antonyms, etc.

TurnItIn.com
Get help here.

Common Core Standards (CCS)
Check out the Common Core Standards  and GUHSD work on Common Core  and Common Core Release Questions

CCS grade 9/10 and 11/12 with differences highlighted for:
Writing     Reading Literature   Reading Informational Texts    Speaking and Listening    Language

Journalism and publications/yearbook are English electives that earn elective credit but do not meet the English requirement for graduation nor do they meet the "B" requirement for A-G college admission.  

Faculty
teacher
 room e-mail phone     website courses TurnItIn.com
class ID by period          
 TurnItIn.com enrollment password
 Remind # is 81010 for all US teachers.  Text code.
 Google Classroom codes
 Actively Learn codes
Mr. Acosta E-5 ajacosta@guhsd.net 9560518Acosta's site
 10
 11
E3D
2: 10555547
3:
10555579
4:
10555596
5:
10555609
7:
10555622
 hello     

2:  jzndbu

3:  j9j0pvz

4:  h641j0

5:  4y9ojvl

7: ibu5k7

 
Mr. Ash     II-1 cash@guhsd.net 9560512Ash's site
 9
9H
2: 8691177
3: 8691192
4: 8691197
5: 8691203
6: 8691211
Period2
Period3
Period4
Period5
Period7
 
 
Mrs. Boehme

 HE-2 cboehme@guhsd.net     E-mail only

Boehme's site

 11
yearbook
3: 12937431
4: 12937432
5: n/a
6: 12937440 
7: 12937449
 helloText to 81010

3: @hello33

4: @hello44

5: @whyrbk2017

6: @hello6

7: @hello7
3: 5g9bau
4: g6daov
5: v7owjw
6:  g142ia
7: h0hu4pr
3: d2d23
4: 83a20
5: 88153
6: a285d
7: c9188
Mr. Brent A-4 tbrent@guhsd.net 9560494Brent's 10th
Brent's 12th
 10H
 12
Journalism
2: 8528898
3: 8528393
4: 8528939
5: n/a
6: 8528965
 welcome   
Ms. Worth    
 E-6 aworth@guhsd.net 9560516Worth's site
 ERWC
9
1: 10784980
3: 10784996
4: 10785006
5: 10785010
6:10785017
WORTH

Use ALL CAPS!
Text to 81010
1, 3, 5, 6: @awortherwc
4: @aworth12
1: zsgfhn
3: 2cis237
4: hkemcy
5: gm4wzr
6: 4mc9vu
 
Mrs. Edwards    
 E-7 cedwards@guhsd.net    9560522Edwards's site    
9  
10581176
 english    Text to 81010
@22d23
  
Mrs. Liddell E-2 mliddell@guhsd.net 9560524Liddell's site
 11 (HSAW)
 11AP
E3D

1: 8521062
2: 8521071
3: 8521080
4: 8521111
5: 8521123
 
liddell
Text to 81010
Periods 1-3: @72bbf
Periods 4-5:@msliddel
  
Mrs. McLaughlin E-9 kmclaughlin@guhsd.net 9560519McLaughlin's site
 10H
 12
2 = 10574549
3 = 10574565
4 = 10574574
5 = 10574583
7 = 10574591

mclaughlin   
Mr. Peterson E-3 tpeterson@guhsd.net 9560521Peterson's site
 9H
 12

1: 10461385

2: 10461389

3: 10461395

4: 10461399

6: 10461405

 helloText to 81010

1: @period1en

2: @956bf3

3: @956bf3f

4: @956bf3fd

6: @956bf3fde

  
Mrs. Romanowski
(dept chair)
 E-10 jromanowski@guhsd.net 9560523Romanoswki's site
 10
 12AP
1: 8138580
2: 8658580
4: 8652508
5: 8138580
6: 8652519
 Romo       
Mrs. Ruggles E-1 bruggles@guhsd.net 9560517Ruggles' site
10H
ERWC

2: 10314790

3: 10314807

4: 10314813

5: 10314816

 helloText to 81010

2:@mrsruggles

3: @eng34h

4: @a2c4b9

5: @eng34hp


2: pazp5as

3: x1miyz4

4: aih9bep

5: iqjl4i
 
Mr. Tricarico E-4 dtricarico@guhsd.net 9560525Tricarico's site
 10
 11
2: 8694772
3: 8694779
4: 8694791
6: 8694797
7: 8694805
 hello 
2: 9rru8p2
3: 6n2ts0 (zero)
4: osc7x9
6: p31dkua
7: nncom6
 
Mr. Rutledge (special ed support) E-11 drutledge@guhsd.net 9560530  supports all levels n/a     n/a   

Problems or questions
If you have questions or concerns, please contact your student's teacher.  After that, feel free to contact the English department chair, Jennifer Romanowski, at jromanowski@guhsd.net.