AP Summer Assignments - 2020

  • Given the unusual circumstances of the pandemic, there are no 2020 AP Summer Assignments for the Humanities Department (Social Studies & English).

Secondary Humanities

  • The Humanities Program is dedicated to interdisciplinary lessons and strategies that connect literature, history and art. Students engage in critical thinking that adheres to QUEST:

    • Question and Explore
    • Understand and Analyze
    • Evaluate Multiple Perspectives
    • Synthesize Ideas
    • Team, Transform and Transmit

    There is an AP Sequence with such courses as AP US History, AP Seminar, AP Research, AP Human Geography, AP European History, AP Literature, AP Language, AP Psychology, AP World History.  

    There are a variety of electives for student choice such as Speculative Literature, Creative Writing, Eastern and Western Philosophy, Journalism Yoga, Criminal Justice and the AP Capstone Program (AP Seminar and AP Research).

    There are a variety of after school activities such as Model UN and Broadcasting.

    Humanities is dynamic!

Catherine Carella-Dean
  • Catherine Carella-Dean
    Director of Secondary Humanities, 

    7-12 ELA and Social Studies