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!
School Supplies Lists
Advanced Placement (AP) Courses
- AP 2-D Design
- AP Biology
- AP Economics
- AP European History
- AP French
- AP Government and Politics
- AP Studio Art
- AP U.S. History
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.
*See the "Mathematics" section below for AP Calculus.
All School Reading
Upper School Mathematics
- Students ENTERING Upper School
- Students RETURNING to Upper School
- Entering AP Calculus AB
- Entering AP Calculus BC
- Entering Applied Statistics/AP Statistics
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.
Middle School Mathematics
- All Middle School Students
- Entering Math 6
- Entering Pre-Algebra
- Entering Introduction to Algebra
- Entering Algebra I
(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.
Click the course below to find the corresponding required skill topics for the Math class you are entering in the fall.
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.