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Battle of the Books (Grades 2 – 8)

All students in 2nd-8th grade are encouraged to join the Battle of the Books Team.  The Battle of the Books is a long-standing national reading incentive program.  A voluntary program designed to encourage deep reading in diverse subjects.  Students are to begin reading from the list over the summer and throughout the school year.  Teams will be formed after […]

Middle School Summer Reading Assignment

This summer, students will be assigned one book per grade level. In addition, students are asked to read a minimum of one-hour per week throughout the summer (at or above their grade level). This reading can be done from a variety of sources: newspapers, magazine articles, novels, short stories, non-fiction, etc. Many students are on […]

Great Leaps

Are you looking for a way to get involved at SPPS?  The Great Leaps reading program is a wonderful opportunity to volunteer your time and talent.  Great Leaps volunteers donate 45 minutes one day each week to work individually with students to help them gain confidence, knowledge, and reading proficiency.  A training session will be […]