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Summer Reading Assignments




Ninth Grade:

The Absolute True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie


Tenth Grade:

The Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore

Eleventh Grade:

The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein


Twelfth Grade:

The  Glass Castle by  Jeannette Walls


Auto Collision and Auto Technology

Incoming 10th  - More Money Please, the Financial Secrets You Never Learned in School, Scott Gamm (author)


Incoming 11th - My First Car, Matt Stone (author)


Incoming 12th  - My Life and Work, Henry Ford (author)


Carpentry, Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing

Grades 10-12: In the Heart of the Sea, Nathanial Philbrick (author) 



Incoming 10th - Beauty Shop for Rent: . . . fully equipped, inquire within,  Laura Bowers (Author)


Incoming 11th - Make a Six Figure Income Doing Hair: How To Do It, Really, Alan Daniels (Author)


Incoming 12th - It's Not Really About the Hair: The Honest Truth About  Life, Love, and the Business of Beauty, Tabetha Coffey (Author)


Culinary Arts

Grades 10-12: Mayflower History Cooking and Food, Caleb Johnsons (author)


Dental Assisting

Grades 10-12: The 57 Bus, Dashkar Slater (author)


DVC and Engineering

Grades 10-12: Keep Going: 10 Ways to Stay Creative in Good Times & Bad, Austin Kelon (author)


Health Technologies

Grades 10-12: A Walk to Remember, Nicholas Sparks (author)


Grade 10: One Base at a Time, David R. Mellor (author)


Grade 11: Lab Girl, Hope Jahren (author)


Grade 12: Wild Trees, Richard Preston (author)


Information Technology

Grades 10-12: Age of Ultron, Brian Michael Bendis (author)


Marine Services

Grades 10-12: Black Duck, Janet Taylor Lisle (author)