Information regarding Summer Reading for all grade levels can be found on the English Department's website:
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our office at 224.484.5000.
Research clearly shows that students experience what’s described as “the summer slide.” This means that once students leave at the end of a school year, no matter how far they’ve progressed, learning loss occurs. In fact, students typically start the new school year as many as two months behind where they ended in the previous school year. Further, this learning loss is cumulative. There’s no catching up when the new school year begins, and the gap between achievers and non-achievers only widens as the year progresses.
In 2012, Dundee-Crown joined the hundreds of...