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Summer Reading 2019

Middle School

We encourage Middle School students to read as much and as widely as possible over the summer.  Each grade level has selected one book for students to read, and then encourage each student to read often throughout their break.

  • Rising 5th Grade
    • Rob Buyea's Because of Mr. Terupt

    • Additional Rising 5th Grade Reading Suggestions
  • Rising 6th Grade
  • Rising 7th Grade

    • Flying Lessons & Other Stories

    • Additional Rising 7th Grade Reading Suggestions

  • Rising 8th Grade

    • Sue Monk Kidd's The Secret Life of Bees

    • Additional Rising 8th Grade Reading Suggestions

High School

High School students who would like suggestions from peers and teachers about what to read over the summer, click on the HS Summer Reading List for suggestions

  • Rising 9th Grade
    • Yann Martel’s The Life of Pi
    • Read at least two books of your choice over summer vacation
  • Rising 10th Grade
    • Chigozie Obioma’s The Fishermen
    • Read at least two books of your choice over summer vacation
  • Rising 11th-12th Grades
    • We encourage you to read as much and as widely as possible over the summer. At the electives level, you will be expected to have read at least two books of your choice over summer vacation. This year, students and faculty have made suggestions of books they love. Those suggestions can be found here: HS Summer Reading List