Welcome to Morton District 201 English Department!


    Welcome to Morton District 201 English Department!



    The English Department of J.S. Morton High School District 201 develops critical thinkers, life-long learners, and responsible citizens who can access, read, analyze, and communicate information effectively in an ever-evolving global society. 



     Graduates of J. Sterling Morton High School District 201 will be able to read, write, and communicate effectively as engaged citizens in a global society. As life-long learners, they will be empowered to think critically and creatively to navigate a complex world.  

    James V. Monaco

    English, Language Arts and Media Services Director

    Email: jmonaco@jsmorton.org


    In the English department at District 201, students will learn the following:

    • Core English
    • Advanced Placement English
      • AP Language and Composition
      • AP Literature and Composition
    • Electives such as:
      • Contemporary Literature
      • Latin American Literature
      • Science Fiction
      • Humanities
      • College Prep English
      • Creative Writing
      • Journalism



English Courses

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