Eastside Early College High School

Language Arts

The ELA department at EMECHS works to instill a deeper understanding of the value of reading and writing instruction across the curriculum by collaborating with all staff to engage  students in the development of literacy skills that cultivate critical thinking about the world we live in. 

We offer the following courses:

    • English I/English I Pre-AP
    • English II/English II Pre-AP
    • English III
    • AP Language and Composition
    • English IV/TSI Prep
    • AP Literature and Composition
    • ESOL 1, 2, 3, 4
    • Reading 1, 2, 3, 4

Instructional practices and programs include:

  • BLENDed learning

    AVID strategies

    Creative Learning Initiatives


    Reader’s and Writer’s Workshop

    Imagine Learning

    Innovation Academy

    Project-Based Learning

    7-Steps to a Language Rich and Interactive Classroom