2018-19 Summer Assignments by Department

  • Art Department

    AP Studio Art

    Students who are taking AP Studio Art during the 2017-18 school year, will need to complete the following summer assignments:

    English Department

    Radnor High School's English department assigns summer reading for all of its English courses.  Students are expected to return in September having read the book(s) and being prepared to work with it (them). Teachers will teach the book(s) as part of an opening unit and/or ask students to write about it (them) on one of the first days of school. Our Overdrive ebooks and audiobooks offer some of our summer reading selections found on this list. Use your network login information to borrow these books. Download them to any device.

    Music Department

    Honors Band

    Science Department

    AP Biology

    AP Chemistry


    Social Studies Department

    Tenth Grade Interdisciplinary (Global Issues)

    AP World History

    Tenth Grade Honors World Studies

    AP United States History

    • In an effort to show you the density of each chapter, you are being asked to read the first two chapters in the book.
    • Read the novel Uncle Tom's Cabin.  This is the most commonly assigned reading for students taking APUS nationwide.  There will be a test on this novel during the first two weeks of class.   

    AP European History

    • Students are to read the novel Edge of Eternity by Ken Follett
    World Language
    AP French Language