English (Language Arts/Reading)

Our K-12 English Program includes oral language, reading, and writing standards that align with the English Standards of Learning.  High school students seeking more challenging content can elect to take Advanced Placement (AP) courses.  Click on any of the links below to learn more about literacy and its importance in ACPS. 
Wayne Lyle, Supervisor of
Literacy, Early Childhood, and
Federal Programs
wlyle@amherst.k12.va.us 946-9386 x9557
ACPS English Pacing Guides    
ACPS Literacy Plan    
Advanced Placement Courses    
English Literature and Composition    
English Language and Composition    
Phonological Awareness Literacy Screening (PALS)    
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