Edsel Ford High School

Summer Reading Requirements for 2017-2018 School Year

All 9th-11th graders are expected to read two books of your own choosing. There will be an assessment of your reading during the start of the fall session in your Language Arts class.

Happy Reading!

Honors and AP students have additional requirements:

Incoming 9th Grade HONORS students:

Click here to find information from Mr. Pletzke

10th Grade HONORS students for 2017-18


  • One book of your own choosing
  • Catcher in the Rye by J.D.Salinger

**Assignment to be found on Mrs. Sullivan’s and Mrs. Kraft’s blogs THE LAST WEEK in June. You may also pick it up from your current 9th grade teacher.

** All work is due the first full day of class in September!

11th Grade AP Language and Composition for



  • The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain as that will be the first novel assigned in the fall
  • Short Story-“The Pit and the Pendulum” by Edgar Allan Poe

Students should see Mr. Rydzik in room E-11 to check out books and get their handouts.

12th Grade AP Literature for 2017-18


  • All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren
  • Antigone  (Sophocles)
  • Oedipus   (Sophocles)

Please see Mr. Tyler (C-3) with any questions and refer to his blog in June for assignments and due dates.