A Private, Non-denominational Christian School in Miami, FL

Summer Reading Requirements

During the summer students will be REQUIRED to read one or more books. When they return to school in the fall, they can expect a test (over the novel(s) they were assigned) during the first week of school.

In addition to reading the assigned novel(s) from the list below, some of the classes are required to complete an assignment. The assignment will be turned in for a grade when they return in the fall.

The required books may be purchased or ordered from any major bookstore in town or even on line.

6th Grade *incoming 6th graders  (must be the full version)
Regular classes – Star of Light by Patrica St. John
Honors and regular classes – Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell
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Honors only – Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor

7th Grade *incoming 7th graders
Stealing Freedom by Elisa Carbone (to be read by all 7th graders)
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Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan – Honors only
Essay and test requirement upon returning to school

8th Grade *incoming 8th graders (required to read both books)
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
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The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

9th Grade *incoming 9th graders
Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths by Bernard Evslin

10th Grade *incoming 10th graders
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

11th Grade *incoming 11th graders
Regular and Honors – To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
AP English – The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

12th Grade *incoming 12th graders
Jane Eyre  by Charlotte Bronte