Christy Burgess

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Madame Burgess!

The 2017-2018 school year is my 26th year of teaching and my 18th year at HHS, and I am as excited as ever about teaching French!  I teach French I, II, III, IV and IBSL 1 & 2 in the International Baccalaureate Programme, and I sponsor the French Club and Modern Language Honor Society.  I hope that the 2017-2018 school year is a successful one for you!

ATTENTION---IBSL2 students and parents!!
The entire 2017-18 IB calendar for this course is now available.    Click the French IBSL2 tab at the left to see the syllabus/calendar. 

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Useful Information for Students and Parents
Please explore the page list on the left for information about our curriculum, syllabi, French Club, Modern Language Honor Society, and grading/other policies. 
Click on a course name in order to see a calendar of what topics we are currently covering in class. 

Interested in what we're learning in this chapter?  
Click on the tab of "Useful Links" to the left to visit our interactive textbook link.
The link includes practice activities, enrichment activities, games, and more!

Need extra help?  
Click on the tab of "Useful Links" to the left and visit the links to websites for self-tutoring, extra practice, verb forms, and more.
I am also available every day after school for extra help sessions.  

Teacher Credentials
Bachelor of Arts degree in French/Secondary Education from Francis Marion College
Master of Education degree from Francis Marion University
Level I. and II. Language B trained by the International Baccalaureate Organization
SAFE-T Evaluator
New Teacher Mentor 

Teacher Contact Information

Classroom phone:  857-3766
School office phone:  857-3700
Conference availability: 8:00am-8:45am and 3:15pm-3:45pm
If you call while class is in session or when I am not in my classroom, you will be directed to voice mail.  Please leave a message, and I will return your call as soon as possible.