Summer Reading



Students entering grades K-2 must read and record a minimum of four books from The Classical Reader. 

New families, this book has been purchased for you and will be available on May 20 in the lobby after chapel.

Returning families, if you have misplaced The Classical Reader you may purchase it here.  


Record sheets and book report forms may be downloaded here. Students entering grades 3-8 must complete 1 required reading book (list is below) and 1 book of choice (upper grammar level or above) from The Classical Reader.

Book report forms must be completed for each required book (total 2). 



Entering 3rd: The Cricket in Times Square (Seldon)

Entering 4th: Door in the Wall (de Angeli)

Entering 5th: Twenty-One Balloons (du Bois)

Entering 6th: Little Britches (Moody)

Entering 7th: Mara, Daughter of the Nile (McGraw)

Entering 8th: Do Hard Things: A Teenage Rebellion Against Low Expectations (Harris) 


Book reports and tally sheets are due the first day of school, August 22, 2016. 


All students reading 5 or more grade level books will be treated to an ice cream social during the first week of school. (Students do not need to complete a book report for 5, only keep record of the reading). A reading log signed by a parent is required to qualify for the social.