English Department Mission Statement
The members of the Patriot High School English department,professionals with a variety of academic backgrounds, personalphilosophies, and teaching styles, unite to provide a curriculum whichstrives to develop for each student a foundation in the language arts.
The English Department’s mission is to seek first to understand andto appreciate the diverse backgrounds of our peers and students withinour community of learners and ensure our students have multipleopportunities to appreciate the diverse society in which we live.
Recognizing that English language skills are the core of thestudent's educational program, the English department seeks to developeach student's ability as reader, writer, thinker, speaker andleader. It is our mission to create a 21st Century learningenvironment that provides students with valuable communication andcritical thinking skills, and practical applications in order to becomesuccessful members of a global society.