A resource website for English 2 students
Designed by: Krista Ellington
Not an hour of life is wasted that is
spent in the saddle. ~ Winston
want to know about Ola?
to Ola High
School, home of the Mustangs!
Nestled in the heart of Henry
County, Ola High School is located in McDonough, Georgia. Since
its completion in 2006, Ola has built a solid reputation as one of the
best schools in metro Atlanta. In academics and athletics, the
students here at Ola High School have excelled in every area.
Within the community of McDonough, Ola High School is a constant
reminder of what hard work and dedication can accomplish!
is Ms. Ellington?
Ellington has lived in Henry County her entire life. This means
she knows the ins and outs of every back road and hot spot in the
county. After graduating from the University
of Georgia (GO DAWGS!!!) in 2007 with a BA in English, Ms.
Ellington decided to pursue a career in teaching after spending a year
working as a teacher's assistant in a local high school. The
2008-2009 school year will be her first year teaching and she could
not be more thrilled! Aside from teaching, this will be Ms.
Ellington's second year as a varsity
basketball cheerleading coach. In addition to coaching, other
activities Ms. Ellington enjoys are traveling, gardening, reading,
painting, writing, and spending time with family, friends, her
boyfriend Spencer, and her two dogs Tuffy and Buddy.
is this class all about?
English 2 (otherwise known as Sophomore English) focuses
and highlights various examples of fiction, poetry, and
course is designed to teach students how to think critically about
literature and eventually put those thoughts on paper. We will
also spend much time working on and discussing persuasive
Students are expected to read all assigned text, write a total of four
papers per semester, participate in class discussion, and complete
weekly journal assignments to be turned in every Friday. Ms.
be available upon request for additional help and assistance.
Please click here
for a preview of class readings and materials.
tuned for upcoming information for the 2008-2009 school year!
grades and progress
Ed-line regularly for
updates on grades and student progress!
When is it due?
Due dates and assignments for the
2008-2009 school year coming soon!
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