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English Language Arts

Fifth Year of the National Writing Project!

A Joint Venture of UWF's Dr. Susan James and the ELA Department.

The mission of the NWP is to provide professional development that focuses the knowledge, expertise, and leadership of our nation’s educators on sustained efforts to improve writing and learning for all learners.

Applicants must apply via the link below, submit two student work samples and a principal recommendation via a Google form.

Space is limited. The application closes on March 28th, 2019. 

NWP will be held at UWF from June 10-27 (M-TH) from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

e-mail Kim Gunn or Jessica McMillan for more information. 


Reading IS Fundamental

Thank you tRIFo our local Reading is Fundamental organization for putting books in to the hands of all students this school year at:

Ferry Pass Elementary, 

Holm Elementary,

Myrtle Grove Elementary,

                                              Navy Point Elementary

The more students read, the more they know!

STAR 360 Resources for School Teams

Click here to access training materials

iReady Resources

Juicy Sentences--an all around great literacy strategy!

Students practice a literacy strategy.
Thank you to Ms. McMillan's class at C.A. Weis for sharing their literacy work! Click here for a handout on how to use Juicy Sentences.

2 students read Clifford The Big Red Dog

Mission Statement

To provide an environment where students can enhance their learning through the integration of all language arts, empowering them to become clear and confident communicators in all settings.

Office Location

J.E. Hall Center
30 East Texar Drive
Pensacola, FL 32503
Fax: (850) 469-5571

Escambia County K-12 Reading Plan

Click here for the K-12 Reading Plan

ELA Staff

English Language Arts


Lisa Marsh K-12 
Phone: (850) 469-5525 

Jessica Rowell (Secondary) Phone: (850) 469-5409

Teachers on Special Assignment:

Jodie Broussard (Elementary)
Phone: (850) 430-7465                         

Alison Brantley (Elementary)
Phone: (850) 439-2629                           

Kim Gunn (Elementary)
Phone: (850) 439-2627                                 

Tracie Carollo (Secondary)
Phone: (850) 439-2628                             

Secondary Literacy Coaches:

Jessica McMillan      

Phone: (850) 469-5325                 

Laura Coats                                  Phone: (850) 439-2664                    

Whitney Parker                     

Phone: (850) 439-2664


Support Staff:

Phyllis McDurmont
Phone: (850) 429-2950

Vicki Suarez                Phone: (850) 469-5398