Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Chapter 15 Summary

J. K. Rowling

Chapter 15 Summary

The Hogwarts High Inquisitor

The next day, the Owl post arrives with some interesting new news from the Daily Prophet. First, Professor Dolores Umbridge is now “Hogwarts High Inquisitor.” This article proclaims her success as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher at Hogwarts as well as her new task of making sure the Hogwarts professors are performing well in their duties as teachers. The article also hints about Professor Umbridge’s power to keep watch over Dumbledore’s decisions as headmaster of Hogwarts.

Harry attends History of Magic and Potions but doesn’t see Professor Umbridge until Divination with Professor Trelawney. Because of Professor Umbridge’s...

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