Phone: 553-4064 ext. 1604


Degrees and Certifications:

BS - English, Appalachian State University MA - English, East Carolina University NBCT - National Board Certified by NBPTS in Secondary English

Mrs. Donna Digby

I am an English teacher here at CHS, with most of my experience in English II and AP Language and Composition.  I have been teaching for 25 years and this is my 11th year at CHS.  I am a native North Carolinian, who has lived in the east, the mountains, and now central NC.  I am a proud graduate of Appalachian State University and East Carolina University.  I live in Clayton with my husband, Scott and two lovely daughters, Gwen and Allison.  I love to read, run, ski, be at the beach or in the mountains, watch my girls play soccer, swim, and run, cheer for the Panthers and Blue Devils, travel, and shop.

  • 1st- AP Language and Composition

    2nd- Planning

    3rd - AP Language and Composition

    4th - Honors English II


    I'm looking forward to a great, though unusual year.  As 2nd sememster kicks off,  here's a little bit of information for you guys.    I run my classes through Google classroom, we will be using google meet for all of our virtual sessions, and the class codes are linked below.  Please join the correct google classroom as soon as possible.  My email address is; so please feel free to contact me with any questions.  Below are the class codes for my classes second semester; students should join prior to our first live sessions.


    For AP Language and Composition, 1st and 3rd Blocks - the first live session will be on Thursday at the appropriate times.  At that time, I will be doing some introductions, talking about the syllabus and starting to introduce new content/material.  The first assignments will be posted on Tuesday.  For Honors English II, 4th Block - the first live session will be on Thursday at which time I will do some introductions, talk about the syllabus, and start to go over what the course will look like. 

    1st Block -  AP Language and Composition  - etz6sbh

    3rd Block -  AP Language and Composition  - q5swwpp

    4th Block - Honors English II - kxmeo7z


    Please use the above codes to join my Google Classroom. Once you have used the codes to join Google Classroom, the first posts for 2nd semester will go up tomorrow, January 5th.  




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