Summer Reading

Summer is a great time to have some fun while raising academic skills/readiness by reading, reading, and reading! Here are some special summer programs to keep you and your student going!

  • Keep a record of 3 books you read this summer and receive a free book of your choice from Barnes and Noble through the Summer Reading program.
    barnes and noble summer reading program
  • Approximately 800 students at APS Title I schools are receiving summer reading material in the mail this summer. Students at each school choose their books at a book fair this Spring and will receive 5 books in June and July. Happy reading, Summer Mailbox Books participants!
  • Looking for some fun and low-key activities to do this summer that support literacy learning? Check out these great suggestions from Reading Is Fundamental (RIF).
    Reading is Fundamental of Northern Virginia
  • Participate in the Arlington Public Library Summer Reading program.
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