Middle School

6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
Homeless Bird
The Lightning Thief
Bud, Not Buddy           Dragonwings                             Frightful’s Mountain                 The House on Mango Street
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn     Lyddie                                 The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass                   Water is Life                         A Long Walk to Water The Outsiders                           Inside Out and Back Again       Unbroken                                  To Kill a Mockingbird               Romeo and Juliet DRP reading assessment given three times a year, MOSL performance assessment in each grade.

High School

English I and II                        English III & IV    English V & VI                           English VII & VIII                      AP English Lit.

A Raisin in the Sun
Things Fall Apart
The Joy Luck Club
In the Time of the Butterflies

Excerpts by Zora Neale Hurston
Virginia Woolf
Alice Walker
Amy Tan
Oedipus the King
A Streetcar Named Desire     The Book Thief
Twelfth Night

The Crucible
A View from the Bridge
The Color of Water
The Catcher in the Rye
The Jungle
The Great Gatsby
The Taming of the Shrew                

The Canterbury Tales
A Doll’ s House
Pride and Prejudice
The Brief Wonderous Life of Oscar Wao


(with a lot of overlap with English VII/VIII)

MOSL Performance Assessments in every grade, English Regents typically at the end of English V, accelerated students will take Regents at the end of English IV.