Notre Dame Regional High School

Cape Girardeau, MO

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Communication Arts Department

Get to know our Communication Arts Department below. 

Department Highlights

  • Classes in Communication Arts include Speech, Interpersonal Communications, Junior and College Composition, Journalism, and Literature.
  • Dual credit offered in College Composition I & II, Interpersonal Communication, and Oral Communication for a total of 12 hours.
  • Chromebook carts in classrooms to utilize for research and typing papers.
  • A variety of Electives are offered in odd and even graduating years.
  • Students participate in Poetry Out Loud competition. Several of our students have competed at the State level.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Harry Potter Club
  • Quill and Scroll

Communication Arts Department Staff

Ann Welker '76

Head of the Communication Arts Department

Jeremy Burford '96

Member of the Communication Arts and Business Departments

Annita Layton

Member of the Communication Arts Department

Cheerleading Junior Varsity Head Coach

Dinah Seabaugh '81

Head of the Publications Department

Member of the Communication Arts Department

Ellen Seyer

Head of Music (Performing and Visual Arts Department)

Member of the Communication Arts Department

Director of Concert Choir, Treble Choir, Mixed Chorus, and Men's Choir

Mallory Siebert '10

Member of the Communication Arts Department

Softball JV Head Coach

Cynthia King

Head of Dramatics (Performing and Visual Arts Department)

Member of the Communication Arts Department

Director of the Fall Drama and Spring Musical

Cindy Maher

Member of the Communication Arts Department