HNHS students study poetry, drama, short stories, the novel, and a Shakespeare play each year—opening their minds to appreciate the power and wonder of the written word. Holy Names High School graduates leave fully prepared for writing, analytical thinking and literary analysis at the college level.
English – Graduation Requirements: 40 credits
English 11 Honors
AP English Literature and Composition
All HNHS English courses are certified as meeting the requirements for admission to the University of California and California State University systems.