Summer Assignments

Maryvale Students

School may be out for the summer, but the learning doesn't stop!

Current and incoming students are asked to complete the following assignments in preparation for the 2018-2019 school year. Also, be sure to check out the school supplies and textbook lists. Enjoy your well-deserved summer vacation!

Textbook Lists

Middle School

*Please note that the Middle School Theology textbooks are not available through Follett. Ordering information will be communicated later this summer.

Order textbooks

Textbooks are available for purchase through Follett.

School Supplies Lists

Summer Assignments

Advanced Placement (AP) Courses

AP 2-D Design

AP Biology

Students enrolled in AP Biology are expected to read Chapters 1-3 of the textbook "Campbell Biology" and finish the accompanying worksheet. The worksheet is to be handed in on the first day of class.

AP Biology Worksheet

AP Economics

AP European History

Summer Assignment

Click here to download Ch. 1 from "Rise of Europe."

AP French

AP Government and Politics

AP Studio Art

AP U.S. History

*See the "Mathematics" section below for AP Calculus.

All School Reading




Upper School Mathematics

Students ENTERING Upper School

Math XL Instructions

Please note: Students entering the Upper School will need to check their home and/or Maryvale email accounts for an email from Mrs. Blair Boehm Dicriscio '01 that will contain a unique access code needed to create the account within the program.

Students RETURNING to Upper School

Entering AP Calculus AB

Entering AP Calculus BC

Entering Applied Statistics/AP Statistics

Middle School Mathematics

All Middle School Students

Math IXL Instructions

(Mandatory download for all grades included)

Please note: Incoming families will receive an email with credentials and instructions to access IXL for summer Math work.

Maryvale IXL Sign-In

Click the course below to find the corresponding required skill topics for the Math class you are entering in the fall.

Entering Math 6

Entering Pre-Algebra

Entering Introduction to Algebra

Entering Algebra I

The Mathematics Department faculty members expect you to complete each skill listed for the course you will enter in the fall with a minimum of a "Smart Score" of 90. The deadline to complete the summer assignments in Math IXL is Sept. 2, 2018.