Creative Writing is an elective course for
students who wish to explore such literary forms as
the short story, the poem, the essay, or the one-act
play. Techniques for artful expression are examined
Literary Magazine I - IV
Students participate in a production company to
conceptualize, create, and publish a school-wide
literary arts magazine. Students collaborate in all
aspects of production. The focus of
Magazine is on developing the skills necessary to
evaluate a wide variety of student art and writing and
make effective editorial choices that support design
concepts and respect the integrity of an artists'
National Poetry Slam
Creative Writing- Center Stage, young playwrights
CSPA Crown Awards
How to enter CSPA Crown Awards.
Information on how to enter the National Council
for Teachers of English (NCTE) Program to Recognize
Excellence in Student Literary Magazines.
Gear up for the 2004 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry
Festival, a chance to hear luminaries like Billy
Collins, Rita Dove, Li Young Lee, Amiri Baraka, Robert
Pinsky, Grace Paley, Stanley Kunitz, and others read
and discuss their works. Visit highlights from the
2002 and 2000 Festivals to get inspired.