Bennington College is hosting their nineteenth annual Young Writers Awards. The deadline for submission is November 1, 2017. For more information, please visit Bennington Young Writers Award.
The DeSales University Poetry Festival will recognize students’ poems, awarding one winner a four-year, full tuition scholarship. The Poetry Festival will be held on Friday, November 3, 2017. Students may enter up to three poems, and the deadline for submitting poetry is October 24, 2017. For more information, contact Dr. Myers at 610.282.1100, ext. 1387.
All Voorhees freshmen, sophomores, and juniors will take the PSAT on October 11, 2017. This information from the College Board helps to explain what is on the PSAT and how it has changed: prepare for the new PSAT.
Please review the documents and information detailing how English 4 Honors students can receive concurrent enrollment credits for English 111 at RVCC.
The document at the end of this post contains information from the media center about using Destiny to create reading lists and to review books. This document also explains how to get e-books from the Voorhees media center: directions for Destiny and ebooks.
We have added a web page with information about the PARCC assessments that students in grades 9-11 will be taking during the spring of 2018. The web page can be found here: http://www.nhvweb.net/vhs/english/parcc/. Please contact us with any questions you have about the PARCC assessments.
English 3 Honors, AP Language (grade 11), and AP Literature (grade 12) all have specific summer reading assignments. These assignments will be distributed to each student before the end of the year, but they are also posted here.
English 3 Honors: The Joy Luck Club summer reading 2014
AP Language: AP 11 signature page and letter 2014
AP Literature: AP Literature signature page 2014 15