• Upcoming Assignments/Due Dates

    All details/assignment pages are located on Google Classroom.


    NEW UNIT: Dreams and Aspirations

    -The Necklace Close Read: W LT 1: Claim 4/4/19

    -Caged Bird: W LT 3: Analysis 4/8/19

    -Only Daughter: W LT 2: Evidence 4/10/19

    - Summative Unit 3 test: 4/11/19


  • Hello all! 

    Welcome to English 9! I am excited to have you in my class. 


    English 9 is the mandatory course for 9th grade students at Vista in order to graduate.


    Unit One: Leadership - various short stories
    Unit Two: Empathy - To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
    Unit Three: Dreams and Aspirations - Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck 
    Unit Four: All for Love - Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare


    Much of our class information will be found on our Google Classroom OR on Study Sync.  Parents - please contact me if you are interested in receiving auto-updates from our Google Classroom.


  • Welcome to Vista del Lago High School and English 9!

    Contact information:

    E-mail me: bandreasenparkins@fcusd.org



    Spring 2019 Schedule 

    1st Block: English 9 - H-103

    2nd Block: English 9 - H-103

    3rd Block: English 9 - G-105

    4th Block: Prep

  • MATERIALS:  The suggested materials list includes:

    • a blue or black pen
    • sharpened pencil with eraser
    • red pen (not a crayon, marker, pencil, or highlighter) for correcting only
    • highlighter
    • binder with loose-leaf paper AND 5 dividers,
    • workbook if assigned (Not applicable yet),
    • school agenda/planner
    • Flash Cards - (You can always cut them in half to make them last longer.)
    • If you are not able to obtain these items, please contact me IMMEDIATELY!
    • Final drafts of writing assignments and reports must be word-processed.