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Reading Lists

The following list represents major texts that are available to teachers for each grade level.  It is not required that students read every of the text for each grade level.  

 Freshmen

  • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • Of Mice and Men
  • Romeo and Juliet
  • St. Iggy
  • Breathing Underwater
  • Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes
  • An Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
  • Ender's Game
  • The Odyssey
  • The Gospel According to Larry
  • Nothing to Lose

Textbook: 
The Language of Literature - Grade 9 (McDougal Littell)

 

 Juniors


  • The Crucible
  • The Scarlet Letter
  • The Grapes of Wrath
  • Huckleberry Finn
  • The Things They Carried
  • The Glass Castle
  • Death of a Salesman
  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

 

Textbook: The Language of Literature Grade 11 (McDougal Littell)

 

 Sophomores

 

  • Fahrenheit 451
  • 1984
  • Brave New World
  • The Kite Runner
  • Animal Farm
  • The Lord of the Flies
  • Julius Caesar
  • Feed
  • Slam
  • In Dubious Battle
  • A Midsummer's Night Dream

 

Textbook: The Language of Literature - Grade 10 (McDougal Littell)

 Seniors (including AP)

 

  • Beowulf
  • The Canterbury Tales
  • Macbeth
  • Frankenstein
  • Oedipus Rex
  • Everyman
  • Picture of Dorian Gray
  • The Importance of Being Earnest
  • Endurance
  • Equus
  • High Fidelity
  • Le Morte d'Arthur
  • A Tale of Two Cities