Students participate in Earth Day beach cleanup

The Environmental Club and the English department teamed up and traveled to Santa Monica Beach on Saturday to participate in its first beach cleanup. The cleanup was organized in collaboration with Heal the Bay, an environmental non-profit organization. The Environmental Club and English department teamed up for the first time with Heal the Bay, an […]

Jenna Dillon-Gasparino: English

Jenna Dillon-Gasparino: English

Jenna Dillon-Gasparino is teaching English III: Living America as a part-time teacher this year, leading two class periods. Dillon-Gasparino said she was eager to meet her students and hopes she can help them express their individuality. “I think it’s really important to find your own voice,” Dillon-Gasparino said. “In literature it’s so great because you’re […]

English department offers new essay options

For the first time, students in both junior English courses and Advanced Placement English Literature have the option to write essays based on an alternative prompt.  As a response to the English Department’s “renew and review process,” English teachers Jeremy Michaelson and Jocelyn Medawar, along with several other teachers, proposed to create a bank of […]