• English Department 2018 2019

     

    Grammar Police

     

    With nearly 200 combined years of teach the English department specializes in teaching everything from grammar and literature to critical thinking skills and fundamentals of writing. We offer sections of CP (College Prep), Honors, and AP (Advance Placement). Our department is made up of 14 teachers.

    Eric Beers
    25 years of teaching experience
    BA (UMass); MA (Fitchburg State University
    English 2 CP, AP Literature
    Lacrosse Coach

    Jennifer Cole
    Speech and Debate
    English 3 CP
    English 4 CP

    Kristen Crews
    9 years of teaching experience
    BA in Broadcast Journalism (University of South Carolina), M. Ed. in Secondary English Education (Winthrop University)
    English 1 Seminar, English 1 CP
    Freshman Orientation coordinator and Student Council Senior Class sponsor (plans Disney Senior Trip).

    Sarah Crist
    14 years of teaching experience
    BA and MAT (Coastal Carolina University)
    English 1 Seminar, English 1 CP, English 4 CP
    Member of senior exploration committee
    Read to Succeed Certified

    Jennifer DeBock
    21 years of teaching experience
    English 4 CP, English 4 Honors
    Member of senior exploration committee, Interact club sponsor

    Geneva Futch
    14 years of teaching experience, National Board Certified Teacher
    BA in English (UNC-Chapel Hill); MAT in English (UNC-Wilmington)
    English 3 CP, English 3 Honors
    Shark Tank Chair

    Jennifer Gravely
    22 years of teaching experience
    BA in English, history, and politics (Converse College); M. Ed. English, Social Studies
    Varsity volleyball coach
    English 3 CP, Creative Writing, Film/Media Literacy

    Jessica Harrell
    11 years of teaching experience
    BA in Dance Performance (Winthrop University); M. Ed. Instructional Technology (Coastal Carolina University)             
    English 2 Honors, English 1 CP Semester
    Varsity and Competition Cheer Coach

    Kinlea Hensel
    9 years of teaching experience
    BA in English (USC); MAT  in Secondary English (USC)
    English 2 CP, AP Literature

    Jerry Moore
    11 years of teaching experience
    BA in English (North Carolina State University)
    Broadcast and Print Journalism, Yearbook
    Campus radio station coordinator, Bible club sponsor

    Nicole Mantlo
    15 years of teaching experience
    BA in English Literature (Colorado Mesa University); Masters in Educational Leadership
    AP Language Certified
    English 1 Seminar, English 1 CP

    Suzanne Meyer 
    12 years of teaching experience, National Board Certified Teacher
    BA in English (Adelphi University)
    English 3 Honors, AP Language

    Katie Sessions
    10 years of teaching experience
    BA in English (UNC Greensboro); M.Ed. in Instructional Technology (CCU)
    English 2 CP, English 2 Honors

    Kelly Vargo
    21 years of teaching experience, National Board Certified Teacher
    BA in Secondary English Education (Shepherd University); M. Ed. Curriculum and Instruction: Reading with an Emphasis in Secondary Education (Grand Canyon University)
    English 1 Honors
    English Department Chair
    SAT/ACT Coach