Battle of the Books

7th grade Battle of the Books runs Jan. 8 - Feb. 22.  There are 13 books available this year.  Individual reading goals are set by the student's English teacher.  Books vary by lexile and number of pages.  The final battle will be Feb. 22 which is a half day of school.  Here are this year's selections:

A Long Walk to Water by - Linda Sue Park

Al Capone Does My Shirts by - Gennifer Choldenko

Found by - Margaret Peterson Haddi

Ghost by - Jason Reynolds

Midwife’s Apprentice by - Karen Cushman

Mockingbird by - Kathryn Erskine

Savvy by - Indrid Law

Shakespeare’s Secret by - Elise Broach

Swindle by - Gordan Korman

The Candy Bomber by - Michael Tunnell

The Giver by - Lois Lowry

The Ravenmaster’s Secret by - Elvira Woodruff

The Watson’s Go To Birmingham   by - Christopher Paul Curtis

School District Events

Wednesday January 16
Late Start Y5/K-12
Monday January 21
NO SCHOOL - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Wednesday January 23
Half Day Grades 6-12 ONLY
Friday January 25
Half Day Y5/K-12
Monday February 4, 7:00 PM -
5th Grade Band/Orch/Choir Parent Meeting

Events Calendar

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A list of important district-wide events such as half days and days off.
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Updated 06/22/2018

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