English Department
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We take this time to pay tribute to the generations of  Hispanic and Latinx  peoples and their many contributions to the Americas and the world. 
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The PSAT is the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test and taking it prepares you for the SAT and if you are a Sophomore or Junior,  a score of 22 and above, fulfills  your NJ assessment graduation requirement.  See the NJ assessment graduation requirements here:   https://www.state.nj.us/education/assessment/parents/GraduationAssessmentRequirements.pdf   ‚ÄčThe Piscataway Township School district will offer the PSAT to all attending 9th, 10th and 11th graders. The test will be administered on Wednesday, October 16th at no cost to the students. 
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Welcome to school year 2019-2020


It is the beginning of a fresh and brand new school year. You get to create the experience that you want to have. So open your mind and your  heart and get ready to succeed. Have an awesome  year!

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Congratulations to the class of 2019!!!


PiscatawayReads 2019

PiscatawayREADS is a community-based initiative to promote reading and the enhancement of literacy among all its members.  Literacy, the ability to read, write, and communicate clearly, facilitates success in school and in life and guides us in social and cultural interactions.  

We invite students to attend and take part in discussions around this years theme: Journeys. The event will take place on April 10, 2019. Students will share their favorite books about journeys, as well as personal thoughts about journeys -- ones they have taken and ones they hope to take.

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Turnitin Feedback Studio

In support of Academic Integrity at Piscataway High School, Turnitin Feedback Studio will be used to review the papers that students submit in their English courses. Turnitin does not determine whether plagiarism has taken place or not. Turnitin will also not be used as a punitive tool or measure. The instructor of this class will use the reports that Turnitin generates as a basis of discussion for the thorough evaluation of the authenticity and the originality of a student's work.

For departmental inquiries, please use the information below:

Cathline Tanis
Department Chair, English
Piscataway High School
100 Behmer Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854
ctanis@pway.org 732-981-0700 x 2245  Fax: 732-981-1685