High School Summer Reading List


Here is the official Non-Fiction Required Reading List for the Summer of 2016. Each student is responsible for reading ONE of the following non-fiction books in preparation for the upcoming fall semester at Arkansas Arts Academy.

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
by Rebecca Skloot

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee:  An Indian History of the American West
by Dee Brown

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
by Maya Angelou

Silent Spring
by Rachel Carson

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens
by Sean Covey

Please check your local libraries for copies of these texts.
If you have questions, please email Barb Padgett at bpadgett@artsk12.org.