• AR counts as two daily grades (40%). The first grade is for the amount of points earned (a total of 8 points are needed), and the second grade is the average of all the AR quizzes tested over during the reading period. 

    Attachment with dates: AR Reading Periods 
     
    PreAP reading periods and book list
     
    First - AP (the student must pass an AP test).
    Second - Open 
    Third - AP (the student must pass an AP test).
    Fourth - Open 
    Fifth - Open 
     
    PreAP students will read the following novels:
     
    1. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe (summer read)
    2. Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
    3. Anthem by Ayn Rand
    4. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck 
     
    English II reading periods and book list
     
    First - Open 
    Second - Nonfiction (the student must pass one nonfiction AR test).
    Third - Open 
    Fourth - Nonfiction  (the student must pass one nonfiction AR test).
    Fifth - Open 
     
    English II students will read the following novels:
     
    1. Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
    2. Night by Elie Wiesel
    3.The Freedom Writers Diary by Erin Gruwell
    4.Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck