Holy Cross High School

Summer Reading Assignment » Freshmen


ALL students will take a quiz on the book during the first week of school; grade will be applied to their English class grade.

You can purchase the All Summer Read title "The Boys in The Boat" through the following vendors:
(The Boys in the Boat is offered in two editions – the full edition, as well as a young readers adaptation. While students may choose their book selection for the assignments, it should be noted that the young reader’s edition has a 6.9 Accelerated Reading level, an 8.5 Scholastic Reading level, and a 1000 Lexile level. The average grade level is 7th grade.)
If you would prefer to have an audio edition of the book, please follow the links below: