For the most up-to-date, accurate catalog information, please visit the CEMS catalog.

Visit CEMS Catalog »

English Language Arts

ELA provides students with a wide variety of core and elective course offerings that are interesting, fun and challenging. Students can participate in exciting core courses aligned to the Common Core State Standards. Course themes range from Discovery and Survival to Leadership and Society. Students can practice the art of rhetoric and composition in Advanced Placement language and composition courses. High school students can also learn about classic literature through the writings of highly respected historical authors in AP language and literature courses. In all their courses, students work closely with Michigan certified and highly qualified instructors to develop writing skills that are essential for college and workplace writing.

Sample lesson »

High School: Advanced Placement

Download the complete AP Catalog for English Language Arts.

Download »

High School: MVS Plus

Download the complete MVS Plus Catalog for High School English Language Arts.

Download »

Middle School: MVS Plus

Download the complete MVS Plus Catalog for Middle School English Language Arts.

Download »

MVS Calendar

High school courses are offered during the school year as semester- and trimester-length courses and in a 10-week summer session. Middle school courses are offered as semester-length courses in the school year; a limited number of middle school courses are available in the summer.

(18 Weeks)


(12 Weeks)


Middle School
(18 Weeks)


(10 Weeks)