The books shown are for students entering the listed grades. Specific assignments are attached below the reading list. Open the appropriate file and follow the directions:
9th grade- To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
9th grade honors - (choose two) Stotan by Chris Crutcher, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time by Mark Haddon, The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd, The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
10th grade- (choose one) Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs, Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden, The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum, Wicked by Gregory Maguire, Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige
10th grade honors - The Cellist of Sarajevo by Steven Galloway
11th grade - Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
11th grade honors - Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom AND The Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore
12th grade - Beautiful Boy by David Sheff
AP English 12 - 1984 by George Orwell and Brave New World by Aldous Huxley (1984 is available as an EHS LRC eBook over the summer)
Assignments are provided in both Word and PDF file formats.
Ellet High School and leaders were recognized as one of 15 high performing High Schools That Work sites during the 15 Year Celebration of HSTW NE Ohio Region, April 21, 2015 at NEOMED, Rootstown, Ohio. This recognition was based upon national, state and regional awards received over 15 years for school improvement efforts. Individual and site awards were presented by HSTW Ohio Network Board of Trustees, a non-profit organization comprised of district and building administrators and region and state leaders that supports middle and high school improvement efforts in northeast Ohio and statewide.
April was National Library Week. May is “Get Caught Reading” Month and has Screen Free Week. Let the reading continue! We definitely have some readers here at EHS…A LOT OF BOOKWORMS! There were OVER 300 ballots and students & staff nominated over 90 different students for the 2015 “Ellet High School Orangemen Bookworm of the year. The distinguished “Be- Seen Reader” this year is…
Her LRC PRIZE REWARD included:
Ellet, Firestone and Hyre CLC are receiving the 2014 High Schools That Work (HSTW) High/Middle School Improvement Award.The honor comes in recognition of the progress made in improving school practices and raising student achievement.
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