2020 Summer Assignments 

Incoming Freshmen (Class of 2024)

  • All freshmen read The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon for their English class. 

Incoming Sophomores (Class of 2023)

  • All sophomores read The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon for their English class.
  • All sophomores are encouraged to use the math packet for the class they will be taking in the 2020-21 school year for practice over the summer. Packets are posted online. Students are not required to do all of the questions in this packet but should complete as many of them as necessary to ensure mastery of this material. Please note that there will be a test over the material that is presented in this packet during the first week of the 2020-21 school year.
  • AP® Government students read and answer questions the 13 Questions for Chapter 1 of the textbook Government in America. Click here for a copy of the questions that were distributed at the end of the school year. Students will also complete a Constitution Scavenger Hunt included in the link above.  A copy of the Constitution can be accessed online here.

Incoming Juniors (Class of 2022)

  • All Juniors read Left to Tell by Immaculee Ilibagiza for their Theology class and complete a summer assignment on Turnitin.com. Set up your account at Turnitin.com and use Enrollment Key JrReading and the Class ID 24721368. For questions, please contact Mrs. Kate Romolo at kromolo@rogerbacon.org. The assignment is posted here.
  • All students entering Geometry, Algebra II, CP Pre-Calculus, and Honors Pre-Calculus should look over all material in the appropriate packet posted on the link below. Students are encouraged to look over and use the available questions as practice. Students are not required to do all of the questions in this packet but should complete as many of them as necessary to ensure mastery of this material. Please note that there will be a test over the material that is presented in this packet during the first week of the 2020-21 school year.
  • AP® US History and Honors US History students read chapters 1 to 5 in Alan Brinkley, The Unfinished Nation. Students must complete a quiz over each chapter and mail their completed scantron sheets to Dr. Wittekind at Roger Bacon High School by August 15.  There will be a test covering this material on the second day of school.
  • AP® Language students read What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City by Mona Hanna-Attisha. For questions, please contact Ms. Vehorn at jvehorn@rogerbacon.org.

Incoming Seniors (Class of 2021)

  • All students entering Algebra II, CP Pre-Calculus, and Honors Pre-Calculus should look over all material in the appropriate packet posted on the link below. Students are encouraged to look over and use the available questions as practice. Students are not required to do all of the questions in this packet but should complete as many of them as necessary to ensure mastery of this material. Please note that there will be a test over the material that is presented in this packet during the first week of the 2020-21 school year.
  • All students entering AP® Calculus AB or AP® Statistics should complete all of the questions on the appropriate packet posted below. Completed packets will be collected on Friday, August 21, 2020 and will be accompanied by a test on the material included in this packet.
  • AP® Literature students read The Awakening by Kate Chopin.