All new and returning students are required to complete summer reading prior to first day of school.

  • Middle School - Read ONE SELECTION for the grade you are entering and download and complete the Summer Reading Form. This will be turned in at the beginning of school.
  • High School - Read the books for the course you will be taking. Be prepared for an assignment or assessment at the beginning of the school year.

MIDDLE SCHOOL - Read one for the grade you are entering

Grade 6
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A Father's Promise


Donna L. Hess
ISBN: 0890843791
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The True Confessions
of Charlotte Doyle

Avi
ISBN: 0545477115
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The Bronze Bow
The Bronze Bow

Elizabeth George Speare
ISBN: 0395137195
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Grade 7
Tom Sawyer
The Adventures
of Tom Sawyer

Mark Twain
ISBN: 0996584838
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Rifles for Watie

Harold Keith
ISBN: 978-0064470308
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The Witch of
Blackbird Pond

Elizabeth George Speare
ISBN: 0547550294
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Grade 8
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No Promises
in the Wind

Irene Hunt
ISBN: 0425099695
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Through Gates
of Splendor

Elizabeth Elliot
ISBN: 978-0842371520
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Woods Runner

Gary Paulsen
ISBN: 978-0375859083
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High School

Intro to Grammar & Literature (typically 9th grade)

Two Books -- Read Animal Farm plus one of the remaining books.


Animal Farm

George Orwell
ISBN: 978-8187138754
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The Iliad

Homer
ISBN: 0140275363
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And Then There
Were None

Agatha Christie
ISBN: 0062073486
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World Literature (typically 10th grade)

Two Books -- Read Antigone plus one of the remaining books.

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Antigone

Sophocles
ISBN: 1580493882
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Preemptive Love
Jeremy Courtney
ISBN: 1476733651
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Till We Have Faces
C.S. Lewis
ISBN: 0156904365
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American Literature (typically 11th grade)

Two Books -- Read A Raisin in the Sun plus one of the remaining books.


A Raisin in
the Sun

Lorraine Hansberry
ISBN: 0679755330
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The Old Man
and the Sea

Ernest Hemingway
ISBN: 0684801221
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Same Kind of
Different than Me

Ron Hall
ISBN: 978-0849919107
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British Literature (typically 12th grade)

Two Books -- Read 1984 plus one of the remaining books.


1984
George Orwell
ISBN: 0452262933
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Heart of Darknes

Joseph Conrad
ISBN: 0486264645
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Uninvited

Lysa Terkeurst
ISBN: 1400205875
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AP Language & Composition (three books)

Read all of the following books.


The Boys in
the Boat
Daniel James Brown
ISBN: 0143125478
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Choosing to See

Mary Beth Chapman
ISBN: 0800720857
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The Glass
Menagerie

Tennessee Williams
ISBN: 0811214044
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Dual Enrollment - English 101 (three books)

Read all of the following books.

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How to Read Literature
Like a Professor
Thomas C. Foster
ISBN: 0062301675
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Gulliver's Travels

Jonathan Swift
ISBN: 1508474338
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Othello

William Shakespeare
ISBN: 0743477553
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