Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Kelly Tailford

Hello Parents!  Please use the links below to access the Curriculum Night video.  I will also attach a link for the slide presentation so you can review that at your own pace.  Thank you for taking the time to watch, and please don't hesitate to reach out for any reason.  And thank you, in advance, for all you are doing to support your child's learning at home.  It really does take a village!  I teach both English 9 and English 12, so be sure to choose the correct links below. 


English 9 Video  

English 9 Slides 


English 12 Video  

English 12 Slides



Welcome Back!  


Please read below for information regarding the beginning of year supplies, Google Classroom codes, etc.  Additional information will be provided through our individual class's Google Classrooms once school starts.

 Please join your period's Google Classroom prior to our first day of school on Wednesday, August 26.  

English 9 - 1st Period: bukkd6a

English 9 - 2nd Period:  vkaw7fa

English 9 Quarter 2 Calendar: 


English 12 - 3rd Period:  zx6utb6

English 12 - 5th Period:  nelun6j

English 12 - 6th Period:  yn2csyu

English 12 Quarter 1 Calendar: 


English 9 Supply List

  • 1 ½ inch binder – ONLY for English materials
  • tab dividers for binder (5 tabs)
  • loose leaf paper in binder
  • pencils brought daily
  • red/colored pen brought daily
  • multiple colored highlighters brought daily
  • summer reading book (your personal copy) – ONE of the following:
    • The Running Dream by Wendelin Van Draanen
    • The Absolute True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Alexie Sherman
  • Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by David Lubar
  • Chromebook with a fully charged battery
  • Chromebook charger
  • earbuds


English 12 Supply List

  • binder/organizer for English materials
  • supply of loose-leaf paper
  • pencils
  • colored pens
  • variety of colored highlighters
  • Unbroken (adapted for young adults) by Laura Hillenbrand
  • Chromebook with a fully charged battery
  • Chromebook charger
  • earbuds