Strong Minds. Kind Hearts.

US Summer Reading 2019-2020

NOTE: The links below open to the paperback editions of these books on Amazon.com 
Many of them are also likely to be available in your local library.


Rising 9th Graders

Grade 9 English - All students are REQUIRED to read:

AND, students have the option to read ONE of the following: 

Grade 9 History - Select ONE of the following:


Rising 10th Graders

Grade 10 English - All students are REQUIRED to read:

  • 1984 by George Orwell

AND, students should choose ONE of the following:

Grade 10 History - Select ONE of the following:


Rising 11th Graders

Grade 11 English - Students should choose TWO of the following:

Grade 11 History - Required:

  • 1776 by David McCullough

AP US History - Required:


Rising 12th Graders

Grade 12 English - Students should choose TWO of the following:

Grade 12 History Courses:

Modern Global Perspectives – Required:

Introduction to Business, Economics, and Personal Finance

GSS Honors International Relations – Select ONE of the following:

AP Government and Politics: U.S. and Comparative – Required:

AP European History – Select ONE of the following: