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2018-19 Upper School Summer Reading

Students are required to read a selection of books over the summer. 

One book will be chosen from a list of faculty-sponsored books. Returning students will receive instructions for signing up for a book before the end of the school year. New incoming students may sign up by sending an email with their name and the titles of two books (first choice and second choice) to

Students are also expected to read the required books indicated for the grade level they are entering. In the opening days of school, the students will be assessed on these books, and one of the titles will be used for the first writing assignment of the marking period.

At the end of the required book lists are suggested titles for further enrichment. The suggested titles are not required reading. All books may be purchased on


Upper School Required Reading Lists

Faculty-Sponsored Summer Reading Book List
English Department Required Summer Reading Book List


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