Mary Persons High School
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Required Summer Reading for Honors English
9th Honors
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
10th Honors 
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
or Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
11th AP Lang 
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
12th AP Lit 
How to Read Like a Professor by Thomas Foster, selections from the Bible and Bullfinch's Mythology

*Please note the revision for 12th AP Lit.

Important Upcoming Dates

August 11, 2015

 9th Grade Orientation A-M, 4:00-6:00 p.m.

August 12, 2015

9th Grade Orientation N-Z, 4:00-6:00 p.m.


August 13, 2015

JR/SR Schedule Pick-Up, 9:00-11:30 a.m. 

Senior Parking Lottery, 10:00 a.m.
New Student Orientation, 3:00 p.m.
 Sophomore Orientation, 4:00-6:00 p.m.

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